The Old Rock Granary - 100
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Mooroid
N 40° 38.918 W 111° 52.221
12T E 426414 N 4500117
Quick Description: An old building in the south east corner of the church parking lot. Marker is on building.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 3/22/2011 3:11:11 PM
Waymark Code: WMB18E
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow
Views: 18

Long Description:
As early as 1845 Brigham Young advised the Saints to store grain. December 14, 1876 Bishop Joseph S. Rawlins asked the sisters living in this vicinity to store wheat. February 8, 1877 the first donations were received. A temporary bin was built. Later, a tract of land 20 rods wide was given for the granary. On July 13, 1877 Mary Rawlins was made chairman of the building committee. Some of the young men were asked to haul the rock. On May 17, 1878 the granary was completed.
Marker Name: The Old Rock Granary

Marker Number: 100

Marker Text:
As early as 1845 Brigham Young advised the Saints to store grain. December 14, 1876 Bishop Joseph S. Rawlins asked the sisters living in this vicinity to store wheat. February 8, 1877 the first donations were received. A temporary bin was built. Later, a tract of land 20 rods wide was given for the granary. On July 13, 1877 Mary Rawlins was made chairman of the building committee. Some of the young men were asked to haul the rock. On May 17, 1878 the granary was completed.


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