Birth of Hurricane

Birth of Hurricane (HM7E)

Location: Hurricane, UT 84737 Washington County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 10.772', W 113° 16.959'

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1893-1904This monument is near the spot where a celebration took place on August 6, 1904. After nearly eleven years of arduous work on the canal, water was ready for diversion onto the land.

"Five or six wagon loads of people came from the little towns nearby, the crowd was solemn but happy."

The let out a big shout as the water gushed down the hill. Names for the new city-to-be were discussed and voted upon.

We thank God for these pioneers of our valley.
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Details
HM NumberHM7E
Series This marker is part of the Sons of Utah Pioneers series
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Year Placed1987
Placed BySons of Utah Pioneers
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 10:12am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 297362 N 4117228
Decimal Degrees37.17953333, -113.28265000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 10.772', W 113° 16.959'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 10' 46.32" N, 113° 16' 57.54" W
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Area Code(s)435
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 398 E 200 N, Hurricane UT 84737, US
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