J.I. Allison House circa 1950s Historical

J.I. Allison House circa 1950s Historical (HM1XDD)

Location: Lubbock, TX 79401 Lubbock County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 34.698', W 101° 50.546'

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Originally located at 2215 6th Street, this house was preserved to commemorate the song writing of Buddy Holly and the Crickets. While at this home in 1956, Buddy Holly and J.I. Allison (original founding members of The Crickets) penned the hit song "That'll Be the Day." Inspired by a line from the John Wayne move The Searchers, the single neared the top of the Billboard charts in September 1957.

For more information, please visit the Buddy Holly Center during regular business hours.
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HM NumberHM1XDD
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Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 9:03am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 236175 N 3719021
Decimal Degrees33.57830000, -101.84243333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 34.698', W 101° 50.546'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 34' 41.88" N, 101° 50' 32.76" W
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Area Code(s)806
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1800-1898 Avenue F, Lubbock TX 79401, US
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