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Bluff in San Juan County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Jens House

 
 
Jens House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, May 18, 2016
1. Jens House Marker
Inscription.
Built in 1890's by Jens Nielson
Born in Denmark in 1820
Member of handcart company of 1856, to S.L.C.
First Mormon Bishop of Bluff 1880-1906
 
Location. 37° 17.077′ N, 109° 33.108′ W. Marker is in Bluff, Utah, in San Juan County. Marker is at the intersection of North 6th Street and Black Locust Avenue, on the right when traveling north on North 6th Street. Click for map. Marker is on the northeast corner. Marker is in this post office area: Bluff UT 84512, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Co-op Store (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Josephine Catherine Chatterley Wood (about 400 feet away); Parley R. & Ency Camilla (Bayles) Butt (about 500 feet away); Kumen Jones Home (about 500 feet away); The Barton's Well (about 600 feet away); Amasa Barton's Blacksmith Shop (about 700 feet away); The San Juan Mission (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hobbs Wash (approx. 6.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bluff.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Jens House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, May 18, 2016
2. Jens House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 238 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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