Cannonball Ruins

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Cortez, Colorado

Historic Document

Cannonball Ruins is located in Montezuma County, Colorado certified as a historic location on Wednesday April 30, 1997. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Religion, Social, more specifically a Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure. Cannonball Ruins was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Prehistoric, Agriculture, Native American, Architecture, Community Planning And Development.

Cannonball Ruins Information

Other Name: Great Pueblo Period of the McElmo Drainage Unit MPS
Other Name: 5MT338
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Site
Cultural Affiliation: Pueblo, Northern San Juan
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Morley, Sylvanus Griswold
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architectural Style: Mesa Verde Pueblo
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Bureau Of Land Management

Cannonball Ruins Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 27
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Cortez Historic Locations Montezuma County Historic Locations Colorado Historic Locations