Pioneer Cabin ~ Farmington, Utah
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 40° 59.075 W 111° 53.176
12T E 425445 N 4537423
Quick Description: This pioneer cabin has been relocated twice. It is now back in its original location.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 6/16/2011 3:24:18 PM
Waymark Code: WMBRC4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Crystal Sound
Views: 6

Long Description:
A Daughters of Utah Pioneers marker on the cabin reads:

In 1847 Hector C. Haight settled in North Cottonwood, now Farmington, followed by others and a ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was organized 1849, Joseph L. Robinson, Bishop. In 1861 this cabin, built for Charles W. Penrose by his friends, was typical of the homes of that day. It was moved log by log to the courthouse grounds, rebuilt and dedicated 1926 as a Daughters of Utah Pioneers' relic hall. Returned to its original site in 1956.

Original Location: N 40° 58.807 W 111° 53.240

How it was moved: Disassembled

Type of move: Inside City

Building Status: Museum

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