Eagle Rock Meeting House
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 43° 29.837 W 112° 02.481
12T E 415808 N 4816566
Quick Description: The first building built for religious purposes in the Upper Snake River Valley was the Eagle Rock Meeting House.
Location: Idaho, United States
Date Posted: 1/20/2012 6:37:46 AM
Waymark Code: WMDJAW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber
Views: 2

Long Description:
Daughters of Utah Pioneers
No. 34
Erected June 1, 1938
Eagle Rock Meeting House
Marking the site of the first Latter-
Day Saints meeting house, built in 1885.
This was the first building erected
in the community for religious purposes.
The building was 16 X 28 feet costing
$450.00, money for which was obtained
by donation.

The meeting house was used for
religious worship, recreation and public
gatherings from 1885 to 1896.

Also honoring the pioneer women of the
Upper Snake River Valley, who suffered many
hardships in the development of this area.
Bonneville County Company

Marker Name: Eagle Rock Meeting House

Marker Type: Roadside

Marker Text:
See Long Description

County: Bonneville

City: Idaho Falls

Date Dedicated: June 1, 1938

Group Responsible for Placement: Daughters of Utah Pioneers

Marker Number: 34

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

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