Nimrod Long HouseNimrod Washington Long moved to Alabama from Georgia in the 1830s. A planter, mill owner and state legislator, he had real estate and railroad interests in Russell County. This house was the plantation home of Nimrod Washington Long in Spring Hill, Barbour County. In 1875, his son, Nimrod William Ezekiel Long (1834-1923), had the house dismantled, the pieces numbered, transported by ox cart and reassembled on this site. Nimrod William Ezekiel Long was a civil engineer, Confederate veteran, planter and merchant who lived here until his death. The house is an example of Greek Revival architecture.
|Placed By||The Historic Chattahoochee Commission and Descendants of Nimrod Washington Long|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 5:59pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 649618 N 3568174|
|Decimal Degrees||32.24026667, -85.41191667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 14.416', W 85° 24.715'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 14' 24.96" N, 85° 24' 42.90" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 600-614 Church Rd, Hurtsboro AL 36860, US|
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