Old Rock School House - 13
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Mooroid
N 40° 54.937 W 111° 23.906
12T E 466448 N 4529466
Quick Description: First Public building in Summit County, built in 1865.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 6/2/2011 10:33:54 AM
Waymark Code: WMBMEH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow
Views: 6

Long Description:
First Public building in Summit County, built in 1865. Originally used as county building, meeting house and amusement hall, later as school house. Dedicated by President Brigham Young in the fall of 1868. Summit Stake was organized in this building July 9, 1877 with W.W. Cluff as President, George Snyder first and Alma Eldredge second counselors. The building had a belfry and large bell that was used for alarm and curfew. The bell was last rung on the morning that the World War armistice was signed, November 11, 1918.
Marker Name: Old Rock School House

Marker Number: 13

Marker Text:
First Public building in Summit County, built in 1865. Originally used as county building, meeting house and amusement hall, later as school house. Dedicated by President Brigham Young in the fall of 1868. Summit Stake was organized in this building July 9, 1877 with W.W. Cluff as President, George Snyder first and Alma Eldredge second counselors. The building had a belfry and large bell that was used for alarm and curfew. The bell was last rung on the morning that the World War armistice was signed, November 11, 1918.


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