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Lowry Ruin

Pleasant View, Colorado
County of Montezuma.
National Register Number: 66000253
Resource type: Site.
Property type: Domestic - village site (pueblo group). The threat level was Satisfactory in
2006.
Congressional District: CO-3 Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: In Canyons of the Ancients National Monument; www.co.blm.gov/ahc/lowry.htm; 970-882-4811.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - July 19, 1964):
A pueblo (c. 1060 AD) of 50 rooms, unusual in that it has a great kiva, a large ceremonial structure more commonly found in Arizona and New Mexico.

Condition:
There are no threats to the landmark at this time.

In 2008, a hazardous fuels reduction project was completed in and around the site in order to reduce the potential risk of damage to the site from wildfire.


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