Near Springville in Utah County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
In Memory of Edwin Whiting Pioneer
Sept 9, 1809 - Dec 8 1890
Homesteaded this ranch
Erected 1935 by The Edwin Whiting Family Organization.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1891.
Location. 40° 14.124′ N, 111° 27.841′ W. Marker is near Springville, Utah, in Utah County. Marker is on Left Fork Hobble Creek Road, on the left when traveling north. The location marker shown on the map at present is at the wrong place, but the monument looks similar to the Edwin Whiting Monument. The marker on the map shows at the junction of the Right and Left Hand fork of the Hobble Crek Canyon. The location of the Edwin Whiting Monument is about 5.7 miles north in the Left Hand Fork of Hobble Creek Canyon starting at the Junction of the Forks. The monument is on the left hand side of the road, across from a large yellow "barn". Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Springville UT 84663, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow fliesThe Kelly Ranch (approx. 5.4 miles away); First Mills in Utah County (approx. 8.6 miles away); Springville Presbyterian Church (approx. 9 miles away); Springville's First Camp Site (approx. 9.1 miles away); Springville High School Art Gallery (approx. 9.2 miles away); Nephi & Annie Kindred House (approx. 9.2 miles away); Caffrey & Davis Furniture Company / Senior Hotel (approx. 9.3 miles away); Site of First Mapleton Meeting House (approx. 9˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springville.
Also see . . . Edwin Whiting - Hobble Creek. A collection of photos, stories, and other information about Edwin Whiting and his family. (Submitted on October 5, 2012.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 2, 2012, by James William Whiting of Springville, Utah. This page has been viewed 885 times since then and 78 times this year. Last updated on January 14, 2013, by James William Whiting of Springville, Utah. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2012, by James William Whiting of Springville, Utah. 3. submitted on October 2, 2012, by James William Whiting of Springville, Utah. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.