Hoover in Jefferson County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Shades Crest Road Historical District
Erected by Hoover Historical Society.
Location. 33° 24.75′ N, 86° 51.354′ W. Marker is in Hoover, Alabama, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Shades Crest Road (County Road 97) and Park Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Shades Crest Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Birmingham AL 35226, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lover’s Leap (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bluff Park Elementary School / Hoover Community Education (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hale - Joseph Home (approx. ¼ mile away); The Park Avenue Historical District (approx. ¾ mile away); Overseer’s House (approx. one mile away); Oxmoor Iron Furnaces Shades Crest Road Historical District (approx. 1.4 miles away); Ross Bridge (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hoover.
Also see . . .
1. The Historic Community of Bluff Park. (Submitted on February 8, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
2. The Bluff Park Hotel. Courtesy Bluffparkal.org (Submitted on April 18, 2014, by Heather Skaggs of Hoover, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,887 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 8, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.