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First Playground in Utah
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow
N 40° 46.709 W 111° 51.927
12T E 426970 N 4514527
Quick Description: This marker stands 90 ft. North of the gate to Lindsey's Gardens, first playground in Utah....
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 9/12/2007 1:39:20 PM
Waymark Code: WM26FJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Super_Nate
Views: 19

Long Description:
This marker stands 90 ft. North of the gate to Lindsey's Gardens, first playground in Utah. In 1865 Mark Lindsey and wife Bothiah Savill Lindsey, handcart pioneers of 1859, homesteaded a quartersection; built a home, dance hall, museum, lunch arbors, a bathhouse fed from a spring in the ravine, planted gardens, made swings, giant strides, whirleygigs, greasy poles, croquet and baseball grounds, sold soft drinks, homemade ice cream and cake. Admission adults 10¢, children 5¢.
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