Sunday, May 27, 2012

Church History Tour

Ty while in the MTC Ty had the great opportunity to go on a Church History Tour, to see historical sites that are important to the history of the church, LDS missionaries have been in England since the early days.
Chatburn River where some of the first baptisms in England took place
Chatburn River
The Village of Downham, close to Chatburn and Preston.
The Church in Downham
The pavement over the cobblestone is one of the few modern additions in the village
More of Downham
Downtown Preston
More of Preston
The flat of the first missionaries in England
Avenham Park, in Preston
More of Avenham Park
President Hinckley's flat in Preston
Sister Walker (the MTC President's wife) is President Hinckley's daughter and she told of an experience were the then Elder Hinckley wrote home discouraged, to which his father responded, 'Forget yourself and go to work'

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