The Stone Boat

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 24
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1992
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325222
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Title The Stone Boat
Description nv ddd again S3 id , 1fNo. He was proud of the work that had been done on that building, but it wasn't his stone boat. Well, what was the stone boat then? When the LDS Church announced the construction of a that it was to be built of cultured stone. My dad said thought, why don't we ask? So Dad and I wrote a letter to church headQuarters snd asked, Why is natural stone The answer was prompt but not satisfactory. They durable as some cultured stone. I could tell that my dad what Dad's stone boat was. Could it be that he wished to build a temple of oolite stone as his father had done? with debris, and the derrick has been carried away piece bv piece. The big wagon was stolen long ago, and the The powder house has caved in. The wash that nearly swallowed the big rock is now just a wide ditch. The roads are there, but the memories are beginning to fade. The Manti quory has been reopened and leased by the and cutting is done with modern machinery. The stone business may develop into a profitable industry again. Maybe someone wil1 some day see that stone boat come floating up the Sanpitch River. 1. This was their official title used on all adver- "quory" was spelled and pronounced "quarry." It was always "quory" to me, and that is what it has always been-called in my family. 19
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 24
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 325204
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