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Preston England Temple

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52nd operating temple

Preston England Mormon Temple
Physical Address
Temple Way, Hartwood Green
Lancashire  PR6 7EQ
United Kingdom
Mailing Address
Temple Way, Hartwood Green
Lancashire  PR6 7EQ
Telephone  (44) 1257-226100
Facsimile  (44) 1257-226113
Distribution Services  (44) 1257-226140

Announcement:  19 October 1992
Groundbreaking and Site Dedication:  12 June 1994 by Gordon B. Hinckley
Public Open House:  16–30 May 1998
Dedication:  7–10 June 1998 by Gordon B. Hinckley

Site:  15 acres.
Exterior Finish:  Olympia white granite from Sardinia.
Ordinance Rooms:  Four ordinance rooms (two-stage progressive) and four sealing.
Total Floor Area:  69,630 square feet.

Temple Locale

Located in Northern England, north of Liverpool and Manchester, the Preston England Temple anchors an extensive Church complex that includes a stake center, missionary training center, family history center, distribution center, patron housing facility, and temple missionary accommodations. Decorating the manicured grounds are mature trees, flower gardens, and a pair of reflection pools near the entrance.

Temple Facts

The Preston England Temple was the second temple built in the United Kingdom, following the London England Temple (1958).

"Within the sound of my voice are individuals who have received the ordinances of the temple and for various reasons have not returned to the house of the Lord in quite some time. Please repent, prepare, and do whatever needs to be done so you can again worship in the temple and more fully remember and honor your sacred covenants."
—David A. Bednar

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