Chaves County , New Mexico
Ghost towns of Chaves County
Roswell is a city in, and the county seat of, Chaves County
in the southeastern quarter of the state of New Mexico, United States. The
population was 48,366 at the 2010 census. It is a center for irrigation farming,
dairying, ranching, manufacturing, distribution, and petroleum production. It
is also the home of New Mexico Military Institute (NMMI), founded in 1891. Bitter
Lake National Wildlife Refuge is located a few miles northeast of the city on
the Pecos River. Bottomless Lakes State Park is located twelve miles east of
Roswell on US 380.
Roswell is most popularly known for having its name attached to what is now called the 1947 Roswell UFO incident, even though the crash site of the alleged UFO was some 75 miles from Roswell and closer to Corona. The investigation and debris recovery was handled by the local Roswell Army Air Field.
|Area/subdivision||UPCid#/ acct id #||Acres/size +/-||legal description/address||Notes||$$$$|
|Roswell/Buena Vida||R010198||5.02||BUENA VIDA 3 AMEND Block: 34 Lot: 1||Backs to Open spaces & creek. on main road Tierra Grande||4900|
|Roswell/Buena Vida||R009956||5.05||Buena Vida 2 Amend Block 56, Lot 3||On main road Tierra Grande||6500 (oagp)|
|Western Chaves county Near lincoln county line||R013307||45.8||S:18, T14S, R20E, Lot 6 SE 5ac ; Lot 9 E2; Lot 10 E2 .. BK: 592 PG: 721 DC``||
about 40 Miles NW of Artesia.
About 34 miles SW of Roswell
|9800 (rpp) SOLD|