Sulligent in Lamar County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
The Ogden House
Leila Ogden, daughter of the builder, presented this house to the Town of Sulligent in 1975.
Erected by Alabama Historical Commission.
Location. 33° 53.994′ N, 88° 7.985′ W. Marker is in Sulligent, Alabama, in Lamar County. Marker is at the intersection of Alabama Route 17 and Brown Street, on the right when traveling north on State Route 17. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sulligent AL 35586, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birth of Sulligent (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Hollis Bankhead (approx. 0.7 miles away); Lamar County Korea & Vietnam Memorial (approx. 9.9 miles away); Lamar County Confederate Memorial (approx. 9.9 miles away); Lamar County WWI & WWII Memorial Wise's Gap 1816 (approx. 11˝ miles away in Mississippi); Historical Pikeville (approx. 14.2 miles away); General Jackson's Military Road (approx. 14.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sulligent.
Regarding The Ogden House. The house once was the town library. The house is in an advanced stage of deterioration and it appears there is not currently a viable plan to restore it.
Categories. • Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 7, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 4, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 393 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 4, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.