Riverton Tithing Yard Hill

Riverton Tithing Yard Hill (HMN6Q)

Location: Riverton, UT 84065 Salt Lake County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 31.193', W 111° 56.008'

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In 1886, the Riverton Branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints purchased choice land for a tithing yard from Samuel L. Howard Sr., located between 12400 and 12600 South, one mile northeast of this park. Members brought one tenth of their crops and animals for their tithing. Freeman R. Lloyd, first supervisor. On level ground was an office building, weight scales, a granary, large root cellar, haystacks, feed managers and barn. The cattle yard and pasture sloped to the Jordan River. Nov, 28, 1913, George W. Bills bought the ground and the tithing yard was closed after 27 years of usage.
HM NumberHMN6Q
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers series
Marker Number411
Year Placed1980
Placed ByTithing Yard Hill Camp, Daughters of Utah Pioneers
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Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 7:56pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12T E 420926 N 4485880
Decimal Degrees40.51988333, -111.93346667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 31.193', W 111° 56.008'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 31' 11.58" N, 111° 56' 0.48" W
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Area Code(s)801
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 12641-12799 S 1500 W, Riverton UT 84065, US
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