A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Anchor, New Mexico
Welcome to Anchor ...
So far, we have found very little information about Anchor. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Anchor to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Anchor, please Contact Us.
Anchor would have been located within present day Taos County.
The location of Anchor has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Anchor is 10,310 feet [3,142 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Anchor is about 2 miles [or ~3¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Anchor was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The location where Anchor once stood is in the (575) area code.
Communities near Anchor ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Anchor.
Communities Also Named Anchor ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Anchor - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Anchor.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019