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.
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. Touch for map. 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". Marker is in this post office area: Springville UT 84663, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Settlement of Icelanders in the United States (approx. 13 miles away).
Also see . . . Edwin Whiting - Hobble Creek. A collection of photos, stories, and (Submitted on October 5, 2012.)
Categories. • Agriculture • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2012, by James William Whiting of Springville, Utah. This page has been viewed 613 times since then and 32 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.