Goshen Substation

Goshen Substation (HMQ2P)

Location: Goshen, AL 36035 Pike County
Country: United States of America

N 31° 43.614', W 86° 7.266'

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South Alabama Electric Cooperative's Goshen Substation provided the first electric energy to rural Pike County. The station was energized at 11:26 A.M. on April 4, 1938. The first 86 miles of electric lines served 170 members.

The cooperative was established on June 17, 1937 and serves members in Pike, Crenshaw, Coffee, Bullock, Montgomery and Butler counties. The original Board of Trustees were: J. H. Beasley, Sam K. Adams, George W. Gilmore, V. G. Perdue, J. N. Wallace.
HM NumberHMQ2P
Year Placed1987
Placed ByAlabama Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 2:26am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 583263 N 3510501
Decimal Degrees31.72690000, -86.12110000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 43.614', W 86° 7.266'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 43' 36.84" N, 86° 7' 15.96" W
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Area Code(s)334
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 760 County Rd 1132, Goshen AL 36035, US
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