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Salt Lake Temple site held 1847 artifacts

Dale Heaps is one of a few individuals privileged to reach inside a just-opened temple time capsule.

And not just any time capsule, but the record stone of the Salt Lake Temple, the iconic edifice of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Sixteen summers ago, Heaps was one of a handful involved in locating and drilling open the record stone and removing its contents — books, publications and gold coins originally placed inside the hollowed-out foundation rock on Aug. 13, 1857.

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