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= Springer Cemetery  =
 
= Springer Cemetery  =
  
Address:     [http://www.sangres.com/newmexico/colfax/springer.htm Springer, New Mexico]
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Address:     [http://www.sangres.com/newmexico/colfax/springer.htm Springer, New Mexico]  
  
 
Location:     Located on the east side of town. North of US 56/412 on east side of County Road 31 and 4th Street.  
 
Location:     Located on the east side of town. North of US 56/412 on east side of County Road 31 and 4th Street.  
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Interments:   373     [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=1966017 Details]  
 
Interments:   373     [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=1966017 Details]  
  
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= Sweet Water Cemetery / Agua Dulce Cemetery =
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Sweet Water Cemetery / Agua Dulce Cemetery  
  
 
Address:  
 
Address:  
  
Location:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Five miles west of the Colmor exit on I-25, on the north side of NM 569. The cemetery is on the ridge  
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Location:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Five miles west of the Colmor exit on I-25, on the north side of NM 569. The cemetery is on the ridge east of Sweetwater Creek.&nbsp;It is&nbsp;about&nbsp;5.8&nbsp;miles from the Abreu cemetery.; and a<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1263934113250_109" />bout 8.8 miles from the&nbsp;Miami Cemetery. &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; Beside the adobe, tin roofed, church,&nbsp;south of&nbsp;the power line, are about&nbsp;20 graves with rock headstones, or broken wooden crosses, 5 are marked (see Sweet Water West Cemetery).&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
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Elevation:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 2,026 meters
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GPS:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Latitude:&nbsp;36.3836469&nbsp;&nbsp;N&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Longitude: -104.9130555&nbsp;&nbsp;W
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Map:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Interactive [http://www.maplandia.com/united-states/new-mexico/colfax-county/sweetwater-historical/ map] 1, [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/NM/Colfax_County/Sweetwater/ map 2],
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History:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Sweetwater is now a ghost town, located on the Sweetwater Creek, which flows&nbsp;into the Ocate Creek, then&nbsp;the Canadian River. &nbsp;The Post Office was open 1878-1882.
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; east of Sweetwater Creek.&nbsp;&nbsp;
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Interments:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 13&nbsp;[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=1970392 Details] 1; 57&nbsp;[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nma/colfax/sweetwater_cemetery.htm Details 2,]&nbsp; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nma/colfax/sweetwater_westcemetery.htm Details 3],
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Beside the adobe, tin roofed, church,&nbsp;south of&nbsp;the power line, are about&nbsp;20 graves with rock headstones, or
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; broken wooden crosses, 5 are marked.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
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= Sweet Water West Cemetery  =
  
Elevation:  
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GPS:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Latitude: Longitude:
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Location:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Near the Sweet Water Cemetery mentioned above. Beside the adobe church.
  
Map:  
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Elevation:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 2,026 meters
  
History:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Sweetwater is now a ghost town, located on the Sweetwater Creek, which flows&nbsp;into the Ocate Creek, then
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GPS:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Latitude: 36.36107 N Longitude: -104.58440 W
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;the Canadian River. &nbsp;The Post Office was open 1878-1882.  
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Map:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Interactive [http://www.maplandia.com/united-states/new-mexico/colfax-county/sweetwater-historical/ Map] 1, [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/NM/Colfax_County/Sweetwater/ Map 2],
  
Interments:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 13&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=1970392 Details] 1, [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nma/colfax/sweetwater_cemetery.htm Details 2,]&nbsp; [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nma/colfax/sweetwater_westcemetery.htm Details 3],
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History:  
  
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Interments:&nbsp;&nbsp; [http://newmexicoalhn.net/colfax/sweetwater_westcemetery.htm 5]&nbsp;; There are about 20 graves with simple headstones, or broken crosses.
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[[Category:Colfax County, New Mexico]]
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[[Category:Colfax_County,_New_Mexico]] [[Category:Cemeteries_in_New_Mexico]]
[[Category:Cemeteries in New Mexico]]
 

Revision as of 19:51, 26 August 2011

Springer Cemetery

Address:     Springer, New Mexico

Location:     Located on the east side of town. North of US 56/412 on east side of County Road 31 and 4th Street.

Elevation:     5832 feet

GPS:           Latitude: 36.36107 N     Longitude: -104.58440 W 

Map:           Interactive Map

Photos:       1 entrance, 4 graves,

History:

Interments:   373     Details

Helpful Links:


Sweet Water Cemetery / Agua Dulce Cemetery

Address:

Location:        Five miles west of the Colmor exit on I-25, on the north side of NM 569. The cemetery is on the ridge east of Sweetwater Creek. It is about 5.8 miles from the Abreu cemetery.; and about 8.8 miles from the Miami Cemetery.  

                     Beside the adobe, tin roofed, church, south of the power line, are about 20 graves with rock headstones, or broken wooden crosses, 5 are marked (see Sweet Water West Cemetery).                   

Elevation:       2,026 meters

GPS:             Latitude: 36.3836469  N     Longitude: -104.9130555  W

Map:              Interactive map 1, map 2,

History:          Sweetwater is now a ghost town, located on the Sweetwater Creek, which flows into the Ocate Creek, then the Canadian River.  The Post Office was open 1878-1882.

Interments:     13 Details 1; 57 Details 2,  Details 3,

Helpful Links:

Sweet Water West Cemetery

Address:

Location:     Near the Sweet Water Cemetery mentioned above. Beside the adobe church.

Elevation:     2,026 meters

GPS:           Latitude: 36.36107 N Longitude: -104.58440 W

Map:            Interactive Map 1, Map 2,

History:

Interments:   5 ; There are about 20 graves with simple headstones, or broken crosses.

Helpful Links: