Sante Fe Trail - Historic Trading Post - Pecos, NM
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
N 35° 32.348 W 105° 40.996
13S E 438061 N 3933048
Quick Description: Kosloski's Historic Stagecoach Stop and Trading Post. It was important stop on the Santa Fe Trail. This property was once owned by Actress Greer Garson.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 7/17/2014 1:05:18 AM
Waymark Code: WMM3Y4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
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Long Description:
Kosloski's Historic Stagecoach Stop & Trading Post, is located on Pecos National Park property, alongside the Santa Fe Trail, near Pecos, San Miguel County, New Mexico. This portion of the National Historic Park was donated by movie actress Greer Garson.

There is a historic marker mounted on the Trading post & the plaque is listed in the Historical Marker database. Santa Fe Trail Markers: (visit link)

The Inscription on the Plaque Reads:

"Historic Stagecoach Stop and Trading Post.
Built in 1810.
Placed by the New Mexico State Society
Daughters of of the American colonists.
Dedicated January 20,1990.
In grateful appreciation to Greer Garsen Fogelson,
and E.E. Buddy Fogelson."

There are several interpretive plaques in the car park at this location, referring to the Santa Fe Trail.

Link to Historic Plaque: (visit link)
Program: America's Byways

Website: [Web Link]

Official Name: Santa Fe Trail

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