Elizabethtown, Colfax County, New Mexico, Cemetery Details
Location: North of Eagle Nest, N.M., between Red River, NM and Eagle Nest. West of State Road 38. From Eagle Nest
go north on 38 for about 5 miles, (between mile markers 24 and 25). Take Comanche Creek Road / County
Road B-21 to the west toward Elizabeth town Museum for .2 miles. At the fork turn left (south) on Comanche
Creek Road. Turn right (west) on County Road B-20. At the first fork turn right (north), about one block.
Cemetery is at the top of the hill and gate at the end of the road.
Size: 394 feet by 417 feet.
Elevation: 8,600 feet
GPS: Latitude: 36.62085 N Longitude: -105.28725 W
History: This was the first county seat for Colfax County. There was considerable mining in this area for decades
after the US Civil War. History 1,