Colonial Hotel Historical

Colonial Hotel Historical (HM1W8Q)

Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 Broward County
Country: United States of America

N 26° 7.204', W 80° 8.677'

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Circa 1922

This building is one of only three remaining historical buildings on Brickell Avenue, the first commercial street of Ft. Lauderdale. Constructed as the Divans Hotel in 1922, this building is the oldest surviving structure in Ft. Lauderdale built as a hotel and remaining in that continuous use until its acquisition by the School Board in 1983. It was renamed the Colonial Hotel in the early 1930s, the name it retained until 1972. As the Bivans Hotel it contained the Palm Cafe and Electric Maid Bake Shop.
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HM NumberHM1W8Q
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, December 12th, 2016 at 9:01am PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 585519 N 2889261
Decimal Degrees26.12006667, -80.14461667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 26° 7.204', W 80° 8.677'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds26° 7' 12.24" N, 80° 8' 40.62" W
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Area Code(s)954, 352, 561, 754, 786
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300 SW 1st Ave, Fort Lauderdale FL 33301, US
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