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||Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 4:09am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13S E 242402 N 3891255|
|Decimal Degrees||35.13123333, -107.82706667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 35° 7.874', W 107° 49.624'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||35° 7' 52.44" N, 107° 49' 37.44" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1822-1882 State Hwy 117, Grants NM 87020, US|
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