Birdseye Marble Quarry
Heartbeat of the Canyon
The stone polishes to a high degree and is prized by jewelers and builders. Stone from the quarry is in the Utah State Capitol, the Mormon Chapel in Washington, D.C, the Lincoln Memorial,and other state and federal buildings
The Road Commission
Manti-LaSall National Forest
The people of Birdseye
Erected 1990 by Sons of the Utah Pioneers Palmyra Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Utah Pioneers marker series.
Location. 39° 55.468′ N, 111° 32.664′ W. Marker is in Birdseye, Utah, in Sanpete County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 89 and Birdseye Road (Route 89), on the right when traveling south on U.S. 89. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fairview UT 84629, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pond Town Fort (approx. 11.2 miles away); First Settlement of Icelanders in the United States (approx. 13½ miles away); Fort Palmyra (approx. 15.4 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 30, 2017, by Tate Tanner of Spanish fork, Utah. This page has been viewed 164 times since then and 10 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on January 30, 2017, by Tate Tanner of Spanish fork, Utah. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.