Mobile in Mobile County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Springhill Avenue Temple Congregation
Sha'Arai Shomayim Umaskil El Dol
—(The Gates of Heaven and the Society of the Friends of the Needy) —
Location. 30° 41.506′ N, 88° 4.974′ W. Marker is in Mobile, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker is on Springhill Avenue east of Silverwood Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1769 Springhill Avenue, Mobile AL 36607, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Mitchell Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Vernon Z. Crawford Law Firm (approx. 1.1 miles away); Dunbar/Central High School Christopher First Johnson House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Dr. James A. Franklin (approx. 1.2 miles away); Michael Donald (approx. 1.2 miles away); Catholic Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away); Dave Patton (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mobile.
Regarding Springhill Avenue Temple Congregation. In October of 1952, Government Street Temple was deconsecrated. The congregation worshipped in Government Street Presbyterian Church and Dauphin Way United Methodist Church, until Spring Hill Avenue Temple was completed in 1955.
Also see . . . Springhill Avenue Temple history. (Submitted on December 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 99 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.