El Cuartelejo (NRIS 66000351)

Address: Address Restricted, Scott City, Kansas. County/parish: Scott.

26 contributing sites.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.

Also known as:

  • 14SC1
  • El Cuartelejo Archeological District

From Wikipedia:

El Quartelejo Ruins
El Quartelejo, or El Cuartelejo (from Spanish cuartelejo, meaning far quarter or district), is the name given to the archeological remains of the northernmost Indian pueblo and the only known pueblo in Kansas. Located in Lake Scott State Park, the remains of the stone and adobe pueblo are situated north of Scott City, Kansas, on Ladder Creek. (read more...)

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000351

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