Escalante Ruin

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Dolores, Colorado

Historic Document

Escalante Ruin is located in Montezuma County, Colorado certified as a historic location on Thursday November 20, 1975. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, more specifically a Village Site. Escalante Ruin was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Person, Information Potential and its significance in Prehistoric, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture.

Escalante Ruin Information

Other Name: AR-05-030-1619 BLM;5 MT 2149 University of Colorado
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Site
Cultural Affiliation: San Juan Anasazi, Pueblo II cultural period, Pueblo III cultural period
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: de Escalante,Fray Silvestre Velez
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1776
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Bureau Of Land Management

Escalante Ruin Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 400
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 6
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:
Dolores Historic Locations Montezuma County Historic Locations Colorado Historic Locations