San Nicolás de Carretas

human settlement in Mexico

San Nicolás de Carretas is a town in the Chihuahua, Mexico. It is the municipal seat of the municipality of Gran Morelos.

San Nicolás de Carretas
Town
San Nicolás de Carretas is located in Mexico
San Nicolás de Carretas
San Nicolás de Carretas
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 28°14′56″N 106°30′36″W / 28.24889°N 106.51000°W / 28.24889; -106.51000Coordinates: 28°14′56″N 106°30′36″W / 28.24889°N 106.51000°W / 28.24889; -106.51000
CountryMexico
StateChihuahua
MunicipalityGran Morelos
Founded (mission)1688
Town Fiesta10 September

San Nicolás de Carretas was founded as a Franciscan mission in 1688.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Gran Morelos". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. Archived from the original on 2011-06-17. Retrieved 2008-10-05.