Farmington, New Mexico - 177
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker
N 36° 44.064 W 108° 12.557
12S E 749196 N 4069040
Quick Description: Marker is on Locke Avenue 0 miles north of Apache Street, on the left when traveling north.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 6/8/2011 6:06:21 PM
Waymark Code: WMBP8F
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow
Views: 6

Long Description:
Inscription:
Daughters of Utah Pioneers
No 177
Erected 1952

First settled 1876 to 1878 by families of William and Marion B. Hendrickson, Charles and Milton Virden, Orville Pyle, A.F. Miller and William Lock. The first school house was built in 1879. the Methodist Episcopal church in 1886. William Lock started the fruit industry. When Latter Day Saints moved into this community, Camera B. Palmer, Sarah Jensen and Lydia S. Wade held Sunday school in their homes until an organization of a branch was effected in 1930. The Ward was organized in 1932.

To-Tah Camp
San Juan Co. N.M.
Marker Name: Farmington, New Mexico

Marker Number: 177

Marker Text: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
To log a 'visit' for waymarks in this category tell of your visit, any insights, new things you learned, etc... and if possible post photos.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest D.U.P. Historic Markers
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.