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Overseer's House Built in 1866 - Hoover, AL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation
N 33° 23.857 W 086° 51.409
16S E 513315 N 3695377
Quick Description: Overseer's House Built in 1866 Historical Marker, Hoover, AL
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 12/16/2011 2:11:30 PM
Waymark Code: WMDAWT
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1
Views: 3

Long Description:
Historical Marker with a brief history of the house built to house the overseer of the A.B. Howell Peach Orchard. The house was placed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage in 2000. The marker is located at the intersection of Park Avenue and Chapel Road. The marker was placed by the Hoover Historical Society.
Marker Name: Overseer's House, Built in 1866

Marker Type: Urban

Addtional Information::
This house was provided for the overseer of the 560-acre A.B. Howell Peach Orchard. William Morgan and William and Evan Hale were overseers. The House was purchased by John and Marie Taylor in 1989 and was placed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage in 2000.

Date Dedicated / Placed: 2001

Marker Number: None

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