Discovering Great Mormon Buildings

Archive for May 3, 2011

Logan 5th Ward Exterior

The unusual triangular site allowed for an L-shaped building that holds the two street edges on the grid.

300 N 500 E
Logan, UT
Built 1938
Architect: Young and Hansen
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Claremont Ward Lobby

2334 Stuart Street
Berkeley, CA
Architect: Possibly Leslie Dean Price (He designed the Overlook chapel in Walnut Creek – a similar looking building)
Dedicated 1955. Renamed Oakland 5th Ward in 1965. Ward dissolved in 1970 and sold to a Christian church – possibly the Unification Church (Moonies). Sold to Hare Krishna’s several years after this.
Now the New Jagannatha Puri (ISKCON Berkeley Hare Krishna Temple)
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