The Erity-Nixon Building

The Erity-Nixon Building (HM1MCG)

Location: Birmingham, MI 48009 Oakland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 42° 32.823', W 83° 12.89'

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This red brick building was erected in the 1880's by William Erity and his son-in-law, Chauncy Nixon. The Erity family and later the Nixon family owned and operated a mill near the corner of Evergreen Road and Riverside Drive in Beverly Hills. The two men also kept a seed and feed store in the north half of the first floor of the Woodward building.

The facade has lost its cornice and roof balustrade, but the handsome second floor windows remain unchanged, and the original cast iron column between the two street level shops still supports the front wall of the second floor. The original fieldstone walls and brick floor can still be seen in the basement.
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HM NumberHM1MCG
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Date Added Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 at 10:05am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 318148 N 4712894
Decimal Degrees42.54705000, -83.21483333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 32.823', W 83° 12.89'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 32' 49.38" N, 83° 12' 53.4" W
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Area Code(s)248
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 167 N Old Woodward Ave, Birmingham MI 48009, US
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