Population 11,451 Elevation 6500 ftLocated just north of the great lava bed known as the Malpais, Grants began as a coaling station for the Santa Fe Railroad. Around 1880 it was known as Grant's Camp, after the Canadian bridge contractor Angus A. Grant. In 1950, the area's vast uranium deposits were discovered.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 10:49pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13S E 238661 N 3894156|
|Decimal Degrees||35.15640000, -107.86900000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 9.384', W 107° 52.14'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 9' 23.04" N, 107° 52' 8.40" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1649 Historic U.S. 66, Grants NM 87020, US|
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