Main Avenue

Main Avenue (HM1BIJ)

Location: Tucson, AZ 85701 Pima County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 13.384', W 110° 58.534'

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Calle Real

— El Camino Real —

Originating during Mexico's Spanish period, "Royal Road" connected Spain's southern and northern territories. The route linked Mexico City, Guadalajara, Mazatlan, and Culiacan, Magdalena to Spain's northern outposts. Eventually, Calle Real extended to Yuma, San Diego and San Francisco, remained the primary route linking Mexico and the United States. In 1872, the street name was changed to Main Avenue.
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HM NumberHM1BIJ
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Year Placed2013
Placed ByCity of Tucson Historic Preservation Office
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 7:45am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 502302 N 3565161
Decimal Degrees32.22306667, -110.97556667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 13.384', W 110° 58.534'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 13' 23.04" N, 110° 58' 32.04" W
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Area Code(s)520
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 140 N Main Ave, Tucson AZ 85701, US
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