Springer, Colfax County, New Mexico, Cemetery Details
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
Interments: 373 Details
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.
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.
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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.