Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Cultural Sites Abound.(Mountain View)

Byline: Carolyn Carlson Journal Staff Writer

* Many East Mountains, valley properties are listed on state and national registers

Ever hear of Moriarty's Eclipse Windmill? Or maybe the West Otto site near Stanley, or the Paa-Ko Ruins tucked along North 14 in the Sandia Mountains?

These places and more than a dozen others in the East Mountains and Estancia Valley are listed on the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs Historic Preservation Division's Register of Cultural Properties.

No new properties in the area have been placed on the state register since 1996, but plenty are already on the list.

The Cultural Properties Review Committee places historic properties on the register. …

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