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Saint George in Washington County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Temple Quarry Trailhead
 
Temple Quarry Trailhead Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Kirchner, August 28, 2012
1. Temple Quarry Trailhead Marker
 
Inscription. Pioneer workmen transported basalt stone blocks for construction of the Saint George LDS Temple foundation by wagon over this "Temple Quarry Trail".

Completion of the trailhead, archway, and access to the trail has long been Dr. Mark H, Greene's dream. The City of Saint George dedicates this project in memory of him.
 
Erected 2007 by City of Saint George.
 
Location. 37° 6.17′ N, 113° 35.759′ W. Marker is in Saint George, Utah, in Washington County. Marker is on South Dunlee Drive, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saint George UT 84770, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Woodward School (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Judd House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Orson Pratt – Richard Bentley (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Bentley House and Judd Store (approx. mile away); Dixie Academy (approx. mile away); St. George Stake Tabernacle (approx. 0.8 miles away); Tabernacle (approx. 0.8 miles away); Erastus Fairbanks Snow (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Saint George.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Temple Quarry Trailhead Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Kirchner, August 28, 2012
2. Temple Quarry Trailhead Marker
 
 
Temple Quarry Trailhead Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Kirchner, August 28, 2012
3. Temple Quarry Trailhead
 
 
Temple Quarry Trailhead Photo, Click for full size
By Bill Kirchner, August 28, 2012
4. Temple Quarry Trailhead
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 144 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 2, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
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