Col. Dudley's Camping Place Historic Marker
Lincoln, Lincoln County, New Mexico
Encamped a few yards away on July 19, 1878
were U.S. troops from Fort Stanton. Allegedly brought to protect
lives and property, their presence quickened Murphy party into
firing at the McSween's residence and pillaging the Tunstall store.
Col. Dudley's Camping Place Historic
Marker is on US-380 at milepost 97.9, on the right when