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Moab in Grand County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Moab L.D.S. Church

Utah Historic Site

 
 
Moab L.D.S. Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, May 19, 2016
1. Moab L.D.S. Church Marker
Inscription. Constructed of adobe in 1889, the Moab L.D.S. Church was built nine years after the establishment of Moab in 1880. Angus Stocks supervised the laying of the foundation and adobes. Within a few years of original construction an addition was made to the rear of the building. The church was used by the Moab Ward until 1925, when a new church was built and this church deeded to the Grand County School District. In 1937 the Grand County Camp of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers began holding meetings in the building, and have continue to use the building, with the exception of a ten year period between 1954-1964 when it was used for classrooms.
 
Erected by Utah State Historical Society. (Marker Number 373.)
 
Location. 38° 34.429′ N, 109° 32.831′ W. Marker is in Moab, Utah, in Grand County. Marker is on North 200 East south of East 100 North, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Moab UT 84532, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Old Log Cabin (here, next to this marker); Early L.D.S. Church (here, next to this marker); Elk Mountain Mission
Moab L.D.S. Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, May 19, 2016
2. Moab L.D.S. Church Marker
The Old Log Cabin Marker is at the left, the Moab L.D.S. Church Marker is in the center, and the Early L.D.S. Church Marker is at the right.
(a few steps from this marker); Star Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Scott M. Matheson (approx. 1.3 miles away); Grand Old Ranch House (approx. 1.6 miles away); Moab Utah UMTRA Project (approx. 3.7 miles away); Balanced Rock (approx. 8.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Moab.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Moab L.D.S. Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, May 19, 2016
3. Moab L.D.S. Church
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 194 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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