San Nicolás de Carretas

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San Nicolás de Carretas
Town
San Nicolás de Carretas is located in Mexico
San Nicolás de Carretas
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 28°14′56″N 106°30′36″W / 28.24889°N 106.51°W / 28.24889; -106.51Coordinates: 28°14′56″N 106°30′36″W / 28.24889°N 106.51°W / 28.24889; -106.51
Country  Mexico
State Chihuahua
Municipality Gran Morelos
Founded (mission) 1688
Town Fiesta 10 September

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 was founded as a Franciscan mission in 1688.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Gran Morelos". Enciclopedia de los Municipios de México. Instituto Nacional para el Federalismo y el Desarrollo Municipal. http://www.e-local.gob.mx/work/templates/enciclo/chihuahua/Mpios/08026a.htm. Retrieved 2008-10-05.