Florence in Pinal County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
La Capilla del Gila
First church of the Assumption
Erected by Pinal County Historical Society and Arizona Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Arizona, Historic Florence Walking Tour marker series.
Location. 33° 2.059′ N, 111° 23.088′ W. Marker is in Florence, Arizona, in Pinal County. Marker is on East 8th Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 223 East 8th Street, Florence AZ 85132, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Jacob Suter House (about 500 feet Sam Kee Residence (about 600 feet away); Walker – Oury House (about 600 feet away); Conrad Brunenkant Building (about 600 feet away); Jesus Martinez House (about 600 feet away); Michea House and Lone Star General Store (about 600 feet away); Carmen Michea House (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
Regarding La Capilla del Gila. This site is #4 on the self-guided Historic Florence Walking Tour.
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 887 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 20, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.