Shades Crest Road Historical District

Shades Crest Road Historical District (HMI5G)

Location: Birmingham, AL 35226 Jefferson County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 24.75', W 86° 51.354'

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Indian, Wagon Trail, now Shades Crest Road, led to popular chalybeate springs. Summit, now Bluff Park, was a resort known for its view, cool air and healing mineral water. In 1899 school / church was built. In 1909 Bluff Park Hotel, built on land settled by Hale Family, lost to fire in 1925. In 1996 Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage.
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HM NumberHMI5G
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Placed ByHoover Historical Society
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Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 2:33am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 513398 N 3697027
Decimal Degrees33.41250000, -86.85590000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 24.75', W 86° 51.354'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 24' 45.00" N, 86° 51' 21.24" W
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Area Code(s)205
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 601-699 Co Rd 97, Birmingham AL 35226, US
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