Old Bountiful Tabernacle - Bountiful, Utah
Posted by: JacobBarlow
N 40° 53.332 W 111° 52.773
12T E 425903 N 4526792
Quick Description: BOUNTIFUL TABERNACLE One of the oldest L.D.S. Chapels. Finest at time of erection. Augustus Farnham architect. Site dedicated Feb. 11, 1857 by Elder Lorenzo Snow.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 9/13/2007 12:19:27 PM
Waymark Code: WM26NN
BOUNTIFUL TABERNACLE One of the oldest L.D.S. Chapels. Finest at time of erection. Augustus Farnham architect. Site dedicated Feb. 11, 1857 by Elder Lorenzo Snow. Grain was stored in stone foundation when Johnston's Army advanced. The walls are of adobe, roof timbers fastened with wooden pegs, lumber from Meeting House Hollow, Holbrook Canyon. Tower had five spires, the center spire served as a sun dial. Dedicated March 14, 1863 by Elder Heber C. Kimball, President Brigham Young presiding. Cost $60,000, Bishop John Stoker. Councilors Wm. Atkinson and Wm. H. Lee.
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 03/14/1863
Age of Church building determined by?: Cornerstone or plaque
If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Sunday
Street address of Church:
100 S Main Street
Bountiful, ut usa
If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Not listed
If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed
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Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: Not listed
Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: Not listed
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