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South Spring Ranch

Rt. 2, Roswell, NM, USA

Latitude & Longitude: 33° 20' 46.934628", -104° 28' 11.66628"
  New Mexico NM State Historical Marker
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National Register of Historic Places
 
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Chisum's South Spring Ranch

In 1875, John S. Chisum, the "Cattle King of the Pecos," mad this the headquarters of a cattle ranching empire which extended for 150 miles along the Pecos River. In that year, 80,000 cattle bore his famous Jinglebob earmark. After Chisum's death, the ranch was acquired by J.J. Hagerman.Roswell New Mexico MRA

South Spring Ranch was listed in the National Register of Historic Places on April 24, 1989.

Last updated: 10/12/2009 15:10:00
   
     
 
South Spring Ranch Historical Marker Location Map, Roswell, New Mexico