WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
LEEDS NEW CHURCH
LOCATION75 N. Main Street
Leeds, UT 84746
HISTORYIn 1972, Ray H. Gleave was called as the new bishop of the Leeds Ward and was charged with building a new chapel.
Groundbreaking for the new Leeds Ward Chapel was held on August 31, 1974. This chapel was built during 1975 and 1976 adjacent to the old church. The grounds and landscaping were completed in October 1975. The first services were held on November 2, 1975.
This chapel was dedicated on March 21, 1976.
WCHS-00696 2010 photo of the modern LDS church in Leeds
WCHS-00697 2010 photo of the modern LDS church in Leeds
WCHS-00698 2010 photo of the modern LDS church in Leeds
REFERENCESWilma Cox Beal, " Leed Historical Events in Bits & Pieces", pp. 71-79.
August 1996, Southwestern Printing & Publishing Co, Leeds UT.