Springer, Colfax County, New Mexico, Cemetery Details

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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,


Interments:   373     Details

Helpful Links: Findagrave.com

Sweet Water Cemetery / Agua Dulce Cemetery


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,

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Sweet Water West Cemetery


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,


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

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