— 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.
|Placed By||City of Tucson Historic Preservation Office|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 7:45am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12S E 502302 N 3565161|
|Decimal Degrees||32.22306667, -110.97556667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 13.384', W 110° 58.534'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 13' 23.04" N, 110° 58' 32.04" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 140 N Main Ave, Tucson AZ 85701, US|
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