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Spur Lake, New Mexico
Welcome to Spur Lake ...
So far, we have found very little information about Spur Lake. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Spur Lake to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Spur Lake, please Contact Us.
The location of Spur Lake has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
A typical abbreviation for Spur Lake: Spur Lk.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Spur Lake is 7,680 feet [2,341 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Spur Lake is about 1½ mile [or ~2¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Spur Lake was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Spur Lake, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.
Spur Lake would have been located in the (575) area code.
Communities near Spur Lake ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Spur Lake.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Spur Lake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Spur Lake.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Spur Lake. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Spur Lake.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Spur Lake. See our Newspapers Page for Spur Lake.
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2021