Panguitch in Garfield County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Panguitch Tithing Lot
On the northwest corner of the lot the Tithing Office was built of hewn logs covered with shiplap painted gray. The building served as a school classroom and priesthood meeting room. It also served as the first courthouse, for which the county paid $10.00 per month to rent to the Church. It is now part of a private home.
A new Bishop's Storehouse constructed of brick was dedicated August 25, 1907. It was later used for church classrooms and seminary. In April 1964, it was leased to the Daughters of Utah Pioneers for their museum.
Erected 1988 by Cornelia and Loyhova Camps, Daughters of Utah Pioneers. (Marker Number 442.)
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 series list. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1964.
Location. 37° 49.383′ N, 112° 26.001′ W. Marker is in Panguitch, Utah, in Garfield County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East Center Street and 100 East. Marker is on wall just to the right of front door to the Bishops Store House. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 East Center Street, Panguitch UT 84759, 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 flies. Panguitch Stake Tabernacle (within shouting distance of this marker); The Panguitch Quilt Walk History (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Social Hall (about 400 feet away); Panguitch Fort (about 500 feet away); The Panguitch Quilt Walk (about 500 feet away); A Little Panguitch History (about 600 feet away); Podunk Guard Station (approx. 8.3 miles away); Red Canyon Tunnels (approx. 9.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Panguitch.
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