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Bluff Park Elementary School/Hoover Community Education - Hoover, AL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation
N 33° 24.611 W 086° 51.285
16S E 513505 N 3696770
Quick Description: Bluff Park Elementary School/Hoover Community Education Historical Marker, Hoover, AL
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 12/16/2011 3:35:32 PM
Waymark Code: WMDAX3
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1
Views: 1

Long Description:
Historical marker at the location of the original Bluff Park Elementary School, now used for community education, located on Park Avenue. The marker was placed by the Hoover Historical Society.
Marker Name: Bluff Park Elementary School/Hoover Community Education

Marker Type: Urban

Addtional Information::
Summit/Hale Sps., a one-room school, opened on the mountain in 1898. It moved to this site and was named Bluff Park elementary School with 50 students and funded with community support in 1923. From two-rooms, it expanded to 32 classrooms in 1988. Used now by many groups, it houses the office and archives of the Hoover Historical Society.


Date Dedicated / Placed: 2004

Marker Number: None

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