Lincoln School and Village

Lincoln School and Village (HMQL1)

Location: Huntsville, AL 35801 Madison County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 44.723', W 86° 35.055'

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In 1918 William Lincoln Barrell of Lowell MA. purchased Abingdon Mill and transformed it into a large textile center of all concrete construction named Lincoln Mill Village. Phillip Peeler served as its superintendent from 1934-1953.

Built in 1929 this school became the central core of community life until 1956 when Lincoln Village was annexed into the city of Huntsville. Edward W. Anderson served as its principal for 27 years. Many graduates became local and state leaders.

The mill stopped operation in 1957 and burned in 1980.
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HM NumberHMQL1
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Year Placed1985
Placed ByAlabama Historical Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 3:36am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 538055 N 3844886
Decimal Degrees34.74538333, -86.58425000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 44.723', W 86° 35.055'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 44' 43.38" N, 86° 35' 3.30" W
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Area Code(s)256
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1027 Meridian St N, Huntsville AL 35801, US
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