Engle, New Mexico

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Engle
Engle is located in New Mexico
Engle
Engle
Location within the state of New Mexico
Engle is located in the United States
Engle
Engle
Engle (the United States)
Coordinates: 33°10′37″N 107°01′53″W / 33.17694°N 107.03139°W / 33.17694; -107.03139Coordinates: 33°10′37″N 107°01′53″W / 33.17694°N 107.03139°W / 33.17694; -107.03139
CountryUnited States
StateNew Mexico
CountySierra
Elevation
4,777 ft (1,456 m)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
Area code(s)575
GNIS feature ID888887[1]

Engle is an unincorporated community in Sierra County, New Mexico, United States.[1]

Engle was a station on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway and New Mexico State Road 51 passes through the community. Elephant Butte Reservoir and Truth or Consequences lie to the west and the San Andres Mountains are to the east.[2]

El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro[edit]

El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro passed through the vicinity of Engle; two former segments of the road near Engle are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[3]

Notable people[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Engle, New Mexico". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Engle, NM and Sowell, NM 15 Minute Topographic Quadrangles, USGS, 1959
  3. ^ "Weekly List of Actions Taken On Properties: 2/13/12 Through 2/17/12". National Park Service. Retrieved December 9, 2014.
  4. ^ IMBD-Rudd Weatherwax