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Times from announcement to groundbreaking of the Temples


Times from announcement to groundbreaking for the various temples, listed from shortest time to longest time:

       Temple                                Announcement    Groundbreaking         Length of Time
St. George Utah Temple          ( #1)        09 Nov 1871      09 Nov 1871              1 day
Cardston Alberta Temple         ( #6)        27 Jul 1913      09 Nov 1913              4 months
Laie Hawaii Temple              ( #5)        03 Oct 1915      08 Feb 1916              4 months
Mesa Arizona Temple             ( #7)        28 Nov 1921      25 Apr 1922              5 months
Kirtland Ohio Temple            ( #A)           Dec 1832      05 Jun 1833              6 months
Nauvoo Illinois Temple          ( #B)           Oct 1840      06 Apr 1841              6 months
Logan Utah Temple               ( #2)        06 Oct 1876      18 May 1877              8 months
Hamilton New Zealand Temple     (#11)        17 Feb 1955      21 Dec 1955             10 months
Bern Switzerland Temple         ( #9)        01 Jul 1952      03 Aug 1953     1 year  01 month
Oakland California Temple       (#13)        23 Jan 1961      26 May 1962     1 year  04 months
Manti Utah Temple               ( #3)        25 Jun 1875      25 Apr 1877     1 year  10 months
London England Temple           (#12)        10 Aug 1953      27 Aug 1955     2 years 01 month
Ogden Utah Temple               (#14)        14 Aug 1967      08 Sep 1969     2 years 01 month
Provo Utah Temple               (#15)        14 Aug 1967      15 Sep 1969     2 years 01 month
Idaho Falls Idaho Temple        ( #8)        03 Mar 1937      19 Dec 1939     2 years 09 months
Salt Lake Temple                ( #4)        28 Jul 1847      14 Feb 1853     5 years 07 months
Los Angeles California Temple   (#10)        06 Mar 1937      22 Sep 1951    14 years 07 months


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