West Jordan in Salt Lake County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected 1981 by Daughters of the Utah Pioneers, Welby Camp. (Marker Number 413.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 40° 35.269′ N, 111° 59.566′ W. Marker is in West Jordan, Utah, in Salt Lake County. Marker is at the intersection of West Old Bingham Highway and 9000 South (Utah Highway 209Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Jordan UT 84088, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Salt Lake and Utah Railroad (approx. 2.9 miles away); Utah Idaho Sugar Factory (approx. 2.9 miles away); West Jordan Pioneer Church (approx. 3.8 miles away); West Jordan (approx. 3.8 miles away); West Jordan Industry (approx. 3.9 miles away); West Jordan Settlement (approx. 3.9 miles away); North Jordan Canal (approx. 3.9 miles away); South Jordan Settlement (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Jordan.
More about this marker. Marker is located in a small park, with a small off-street parking area on the southeast corner of the junction where Old Bingham Highway intersects 9000 South at a 60 degree (approx.) angle. The park is immediately west of the railroad crossing on 9000 South. The marker is kept in a locked fenced area.
Also see . . . Welby, Utah. From the J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah an early photo of the town of Welby. (Submitted on August 18, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 17, 2010, by Jack Duffy of West Jordan, Utah. This page has been viewed 1,108 times since then and 42 times this year. Last updated on August 29, 2010, by Bryan R. Bauer of Kearns, Ut 84118. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 17, 2010, by Jack Duffy of West Jordan, Utah. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.