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Billy McBride Building

122 West Maple

 
 
Billy McBride Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel S., July 26, 2015
1. Billy McBride Building Marker
Inscription. This building was erected by Billy McBride in 1925. It is located on the site of an old fire-hose drying tower, which was built in 1892 and razed in 1920. After Hallock's Grocery closed, McBride expanded his candy store and restaurant into the grocery space known as Billy's Place. McBride's business remained there until his death in 1935.
 
Location. 42° 32.807′ N, 83° 12.908′ W. Marker is in Birmingham, Michigan, in Oakland County. Marker is at the intersection of West Maple Road and Pierce Street, on the right when traveling west on West Maple Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 122 West Maple Road, Birmingham MI 48009, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Quarton Building (a few steps from this marker); Field Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Erity-Nixon Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Ford Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Bell Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The National Bank Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Huston Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Johnston-Shaw Building (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Birmingham.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Billy McBride Building image. Click for full size.
By Joel S., July 22, 2015
2. Billy McBride Building
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 144 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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