Clairmont

Name:

Clairmont

County:

Catron

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

33°26’41N 108°46’46W

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Time Zone:

Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)

Comments:

Clairmont is a ghost town located 19 miles northeast of Glenwood in Catron County, New Mexico, United States.

Remains:

As early as 1822 the site is reported to have been a mining camp, surviving through the 1880s as a supply center for prospectors.

Established:

 

Disestablished:

 

Current Status:

Located near Copper Creek, today there are old log cabins and a corral on the site. In 1883 the town had a post office. Clairmont is noted by historians as having been a significant mining community.

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