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Orderville in Kane County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Orderville Bell

 
 
Orderville Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, June 12, 2014
1. Orderville Bell Marker
Inscription.  On December 17, 1901, the first church in Orderville was dedicated by Apostle A. O. Woodruff of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This bell hung in the tower and was used each Sunday to call people to church. It was also used to warn people of fires until the building was torn down in 1956.
 
Erected 1988 by Orderville Camp, Daughters of Utah Pioneers.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of Utah Pioneers, and the Historic Bells series lists.
 
Location. 37° 16.551′ N, 112° 38.158′ W. Marker is in Orderville, Utah, in Kane County. Marker is at the intersection of East State Street and S 100 E Street, on the right when traveling east on East State Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Orderville UT 84758, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Rock Schoolhouse (here, next to this marker); United Order Industries (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cemetery at Orderville (approx.
Orderville Bell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, June 12, 2014
2. Orderville Bell Marker
¼ mile away); Isaac Behunin (approx. 2.6 miles away); Settlement of Long Valley and Mt. Carmel / Dr. Priddy Meeks (approx. 2.8 miles away); Glendale (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Berry Family (approx. 3.6 miles away); Millstones (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Orderville.
 
Old Rock Schoolhouse and Orderville Bell image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, June 12, 2014
3. Old Rock Schoolhouse and Orderville Bell
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 21, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 431 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 21, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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