Cahaba Project

Cahaba Project (HMHF4)

Location: Trussville, AL 35173 Jefferson County
Country: United States of America
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N 33° 37.314', W 86° 36.096'

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"Slagheap Village"

— A government project under President Franklin D. Roosevelt —

A total of 243 houses and 44 duplex units were constructed from 1936 - 1938 at an overall cost of $2,661,981.26. Cahaba residents rented from the government until 1947, when the houses and duplexes were sold to individuals at prices ranging from $4,400 to $9,000 each.
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HM NumberHMHF4
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Year Placed1999
Placed ByAlabama Historical Association / Trussville Historical Board
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 9:37pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 536953 N 3720305
Decimal Degrees33.62190000, -86.60160000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 37.314', W 86° 36.096'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 37' 18.84" N, 86° 36' 5.76" W
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Area Code(s)205
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 90 Parkway Dr, Trussville AL 35173, US
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