Wordless Wednesday - Ruins near Albuquerque

Real Estate Agent with The Realty Group, LLC

Wordless Wednesday - Haunting ruin of three mission churches, at Quarai, Abo and Gran Quivara (circa 1620-1670) near Mountainair, NM. 

near Albuquerque, Abo ruins

Photo Courtesy of Cullen Boardman

Posted by

Alyce Martin, CNE, Associate Broker in Albuquerque "The Place To Be!"
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Comments (6)

Karen Anne Stone
New Home Hunters of Fort Worth and Tarrant County - Fort Worth, TX
Fort Worth Real Estate

Alyce, I know the date appears to be from 1620 to 1670... but honestly, this looks to be a lot older than that.  Such interesting things we find from days gone by.

Aug 18, 2010 02:46 PM
Alyce Martin
The Realty Group, LLC - Albuquerque, NM
Albuquerque - THE Place To Be!

Thanks for your coment - here's a link to some architectural hx. if you're interested:


Aug 18, 2010 05:06 PM
LaNita Cates
REMAX of Joliet - Joliet, IL

How beautiful! And to be haunted. Now you have my attention!

Aug 19, 2010 10:26 AM
Nick T Pappas
Assoc. Broker ABR, CRS, SFR, e-Pro, @Homes Realty Group, Broker/Providence Property Mgmnt, LLC Huntsville AL - Huntsville, AL
Madison & Huntsville Alabama Real Estate Resource

Alyce, very nice and suitable for framing as is...I'll go check out the link to see what the rest of it looks like.

Aug 26, 2010 02:47 PM
Alyce Martin
The Realty Group, LLC - Albuquerque, NM
Albuquerque - THE Place To Be!

Hi Nick - thanks for your comment.  These ruins are stark and gorgeous.  I feel very humbled and protected here.

Aug 27, 2010 01:01 PM
Connie Harvey
Pilkerton Realtors - Brentwood, TN
Realtor - Nashville TN Real Estate

Alyce, that's beautiful. I don't know what else to say!!!

Aug 31, 2010 05:08 AM