WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
ARCHIBALD McNEIL HOME
St. George, Utah
LOCATION365 North 500 West
St. George, UT 84770
Plat A, Block 43, South half of Lot 8 on the old pioneer map of St. George.
37° 6' 50.45" North Latitude, 113° 35' 39.74" West Longitude
2,810 feet MSL
Tax ID# SG-XXX-x-x-x
DESCRIPTIONThere is a winding stairway, double fireplaces, three bedrooms downstairs, and three bedrooms upstairs.
HISTORYThe adobes for this home were made where the St. George Cemetery now stands, possibly the first adobes made there. The lumber was hauled from Pine Valley. The black lava rock foundations came from the Black Hill west of town.
BIOGRAPHYArchibald McNeil was the red rock quarry man who supplied the red sandstone blocks for the local buildings. His quarry was up behind the current Red Hills Golf Course. He was from Scotland, where he learned his trade.