Joseph Smith Monument

Joseph Smith Monument (HMOV3)

Location: Royalton, VT 05068 Windsor County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 48.762', W 72° 30.362'

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Mormon Prophet's Birthplace

Joseph Smith, founder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, was born near here on December 23, 1805. A visitor's center and a 38½ foot tall monument, considered the world's largest polished granite shaft, commemorates his life and is located at the birthplace 2½ miles up Dairy Hill Road. The site is open year round.
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HM NumberHMOV3
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Year Placed1997
Placed ByVermont Division for Historic Preservation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 11:36am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 700582 N 4854093
Decimal Degrees43.81270000, -72.50603333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 48.762', W 72° 30.362'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 48' 45.72" N, 72° 30' 21.72" W
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Area Code(s)802
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 20 Dairy Hill Rd, Royalton VT 05068, US
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