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     Address:     Abbott, New Mexico, USA, 87747  
 
     Address:     Abbott, New Mexico, USA, 87747  
  
     Location:     Between Springer, NM and Clayton, NM.  Off of State Road 56/412.  
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     Location:     Between Springer, NM and Clayton, NM; 19 miles east of Springer. Off of State Road 56/412.  
  
 
                       On east side of County Road C48, north of State Road 56/412. Public Access.  
 
                       On east side of County Road C48, north of State Road 56/412. Public Access.  
  
     Elevation:    8550 feet  
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     Elevation:    6159 feet  
  
 
     GPS:          Latitude:   36.31028 N          Longitude:   -104.25793 W   
 
     GPS:          Latitude:   36.31028 N          Longitude:   -104.25793 W   
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Map:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1976227&CScnty=1932& Interactive Map]<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Photo:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1976227&CScnty=1932& Entrance]  
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Map:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1976227&CScnty=1932& Interactive Map]  
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; History:  
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<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Photo:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 1&nbsp; [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=1976227&CScnty=1932& Entrance]
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; History:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Town named after first postmaster Horace C&nbsp;Abbott. Post office was open 1881-1963.
  
 
''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;''Interments:&nbsp;&nbsp; 21&nbsp; &nbsp;[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=1976227 View Details]  
 
''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;''Interments:&nbsp;&nbsp; 21&nbsp; &nbsp;[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=1976227 View Details]  
  
 
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= Point of Rocks Cemetery  =
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Address:
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Location:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Abbott is between Springer, NM and Clayton, NM. From Abbott, go north on County Road 52 ,
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; off of US 56/412. to County Road C-44. Turn right (east) on C-44 to County Road C-54. Turn left (north) on
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; C-54 to View of the Rocks Historical Marker. Cemetery is on the west road infront of the Historial Marker,
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;C-53, about 1 block, on the right (north) side.
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Elevation:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 6,608 feet
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GPS:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Latitude: 36.42451 N&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Longitude: -104.15973 W
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Map:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2303485&CScnty=1932&CSsr=21& Interactive Map]
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History:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The Santa Fe Trail had a camp site near the<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1261425708250_950" /> Point Of Rocks Mesa. Long popular among buffalo hunting
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Native Americans because of a spring. It was a dangerous place, where trail caravans were sometimes
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; ambushed. The James White&nbsp; (New Mexico Merchant) family was killed nearby in [http://books.google.com/books?id=0RX3xCm9i5cC&pg=PA101&dq=%22point+of+rocks%22+%22new+mexico%22&lr=&cd=1#v=onepage&q=%22point%20of%20rocks%22%20%22new%20mexico%22&f=false 1849.]
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Interments:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;5&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=2303485 Details]
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Helpful Links: Historical[http://books.google.com/books?id=Lj7NtqWeGGwC&pg=PA53&dq=%22point+of+rocks%22+%22new+mexico%22&lr=&cd=4#v=onepage&q=%22point%20of%20rocks%22%20%22new%20mexico%22&f=false marker]. <br>
  
 
= Point of Rocks Mesa - Hollenbeck Cemetery  =
 
= Point of Rocks Mesa - Hollenbeck Cemetery  =
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Address:  
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Address:  
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Location:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;  
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Location:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Abbott is between Springer, NM and Clayton, NM.&nbsp; From Abbott, go north on&nbsp;County Road 52 ,
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; off of US 56/412. County Road 52&nbsp;turns into Point of Rocks&nbsp;Road and continues as Co. Rd 52.&nbsp;
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; At Chico Road / County Road A-7&nbsp;(before Dorsey Mansion)&nbsp;turn right (east).
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Turn right on the firs<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1260384420703_384" />t road to the right (south), about 1 mile.Cemetery is on the east side of the road.
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Chico, NM is 1.4 miles NNW; Gladstone, NM is 16.3 miles SE: Farley, NM&nbsp;is 11.4 miles SE;
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Tinaja, NM&nbsp;is 17.1 miles NW; Abbott, NM&nbsp;is 12.2 miles SSW; Sofia, NM&nbsp;is 19.7 miles E;
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Kiowa, NM is 13.4 miles NNE; Taylor Springs is 19.9 miles WSW.
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Elevation:  
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Elevation:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 6,626 feet
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; GPS:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Latitude:&nbsp;N&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Longitude:&nbsp; W  
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; GPS:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Latitude:&nbsp;36.47000 N&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Longitude:&nbsp;-104.18190&nbsp;W  
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Map:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;  
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Map:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=38116&CScnty=1932& Interactive Map] 1, [http://www.topozone.com/map.asp?lon=-104.1824795&lat=36.470028&datum=nad83 Map 2], [http://www.satelliteviews.net/cgi-bin/g.cgi?fid=890075&state=NM&ftype=cemetery Map 3],[http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/NM/Colfax_County/Hollenbeck_Cemetery/ Map 4],
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; History:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;  
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; History:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The Santa Fe Trail had a camp site near the Point Of Rocks Mesa. Long popular among buffalo hunting
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Interment Details:
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Native Americans because of a spring. It was a dangerous place, where trail caravans were sometimes
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Helpful Links:
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; ambushed. The White family was killed nearby in [http://books.google.com/books?id=0RX3xCm9i5cC&pg=PA101&dq=%22point+of+rocks%22+%22new+mexico%22&lr=&cd=1#v=onepage&q=%22point%20of%20rocks%22%20%22new%20mexico%22&f=false 1849.&nbsp;]<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Interment Details:
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Helpful Links: Historical [http://books.google.com/books?id=Lj7NtqWeGGwC&pg=PA53&dq=%22point+of+rocks%22+%22new+mexico%22&lr=&cd=4#v=onepage&q=%22point%20of%20rocks%22%20%22new%20mexico%22&f=false marker].
  
= Saus Creek Johnson Cemetery  =
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= Sauz Creek Johnson Cemetery  =
  
 
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Before the Kiowa National Grassland.&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;  
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Before the Kiowa National Grassland.&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;  
  
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Elevation:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;5,983 feet
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; GPS:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Latitude: 36.29' 12" N&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Longitude: 104. 11' 28" W&nbsp;
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; GPS:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Latitude: 36.24377&nbsp;N&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Longitude:&nbsp; -104.25906 &nbsp;W&nbsp;  
  
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Map:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2316049&CScnty=1932&CSsr=21& Interactive Map] 1,[http://www.topozone.com/map.asp?lon=-104.2588696&lat=36.2411411&datum=nad83 Map 2], [http://www.satelliteviews.net/cgi-bin/g.cgi?fid=2007961&state=NM&ftype=cemetery Map 3],
  
 
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Interment Details:  
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Interments:&nbsp;&nbsp; 16&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=2316049 Details] 1, [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nma/colfax/sauz_creekcemetery.htm Details 2], [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nma/colfax/vermejo_cemetery.htm Details 3],
  
 
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Revision as of 23:31, 4 February 2010

Abbott Cemetery / North Abbott Cemetery

     Address:     Abbott, New Mexico, USA, 87747

     Location:     Between Springer, NM and Clayton, NM; 19 miles east of Springer. Off of State Road 56/412.

                       On east side of County Road C48, north of State Road 56/412. Public Access.

     Elevation:    6159 feet

     GPS:          Latitude:   36.31028 N          Longitude:   -104.25793 W 

     Map:          Interactive Map


     Photo:        1  Entrance

     History:      Town named after first postmaster Horace C Abbott. Post office was open 1881-1963.

     Interments:   21   View Details

     Helpful Links:

Point of Rocks Cemetery

Address:

Location:       Abbott is between Springer, NM and Clayton, NM. From Abbott, go north on County Road 52 ,

                    off of US 56/412. to County Road C-44. Turn right (east) on C-44 to County Road C-54. Turn left (north) on

                    C-54 to View of the Rocks Historical Marker. Cemetery is on the west road infront of the Historial Marker,

                    C-53, about 1 block, on the right (north) side.

Elevation:      6,608 feet

GPS:            Latitude: 36.42451 N      Longitude: -104.15973 W

Map:             Interactive Map

History:         The Santa Fe Trail had a camp site near the Point Of Rocks Mesa. Long popular among buffalo hunting

                    Native Americans because of a spring. It was a dangerous place, where trail caravans were sometimes

                    ambushed. The James White  (New Mexico Merchant) family was killed nearby in 1849.

Interments:    5    Details

Helpful Links: Historicalmarker.

Point of Rocks Mesa - Hollenbeck Cemetery

     Address:

     Location:      Abbott is between Springer, NM and Clayton, NM.  From Abbott, go north on County Road 52 ,

                        off of US 56/412. County Road 52 turns into Point of Rocks Road and continues as Co. Rd 52. 

                        At Chico Road / County Road A-7 (before Dorsey Mansion) turn right (east).

                        Turn right on the first road to the right (south), about 1 mile.Cemetery is on the east side of the road.

                        Chico, NM is 1.4 miles NNW; Gladstone, NM is 16.3 miles SE: Farley, NM is 11.4 miles SE;

                        Tinaja, NM is 17.1 miles NW; Abbott, NM is 12.2 miles SSW; Sofia, NM is 19.7 miles E;

                        Kiowa, NM is 13.4 miles NNE; Taylor Springs is 19.9 miles WSW.

     Elevation:     6,626 feet

     GPS:           Latitude: 36.47000 N      Longitude: -104.18190 W

     Map:            Interactive Map 1, Map 2, Map 3,Map 4,

     History:        The Santa Fe Trail had a camp site near the Point Of Rocks Mesa. Long popular among buffalo hunting

                        Native Americans because of a spring. It was a dangerous place, where trail caravans were sometimes

                        ambushed. The White family was killed nearby in 1849. 
     Interment Details:

     Helpful Links: Historical marker.

Sauz Creek Johnson Cemetery

     Address:

     Location:     Between Springer, NM., and Clayton, NM. off State road 56/412. 

                       On the west side, 4.25 miles south of State Road 56/412, on County Road 39 to Roy, NM.

                       Before the Kiowa National Grassland. 
 

     Elevation:    5,983 feet

     GPS:          Latitude: 36.24377 N      Longitude:  -104.25906  W 

     Map:           Interactive Map 1,Map 2, Map 3,

     History:

     Interments:   16     Details 1, Details 2, Details 3,

     Helpful Links: