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Bountiful Tabernacle
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow
N 40° 53.332 W 111° 52.773
12T E 425903 N 4526792
Quick Description: 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: 9/12/2007 3:59:41 PM
Waymark Code: WM26GR
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member hobbycachegirl
Views: 20

Long Description:
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.
Marker Name: Bountiful Tabernacle

Marker Type: City

Addtional Information:
Location: 100 S Main Street BOUNTIFUL DAVIS County


County: Davis

City: Bountiful

Group Responsible for Placement: DUP

Date Dedicated: 3/14/1936

Marker Number: 10

Web link(s) for additional information:
http://history.utah.gov/apps/markers/detailed_results.php?markerid=1011


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