“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Near Spanish Fork in Utah County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)

Fort Palmyra

Fort Palmyra Marker image. Click for full size.
By 10th Ward Youth, circa may/june
1. Fort Palmyra Marker
Inscription.  Settled by Mormon pioneers in 1851 a branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was organized on December 21, 1851 with William Pace as bishop.
Location. 40° 7.172′ N, 111° 41.159′ W. Marker is near Spanish Fork, Utah, in Utah County. Marker is on W 6200S Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Spanish Fork UT 84660, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Settlement of Icelanders in the United States (approx. 2.6 miles away); Pond Town Fort (approx. 4.7 miles away); First Relief Society Hall (approx. 11.2 miles away); Santaquin (approx. 11.2 miles away); Southern Utah Valley (approx. 11.4 miles away); Birdseye Marble Quarry (approx. 15.4 miles away).
Categories. Churches & ReligionForts, CastlesSettlements & SettlersWars, US Indian

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 4, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2016, by Tate Tanner of Spanish fork, Utah. This page has been viewed 372 times since then and 5 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on October 2, 2016, by Tate Tanner of Spanish fork, Utah. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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