Hoover in Jefferson County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
The Park Avenue Historical District
of Landmarks / Heritage 1998
Erected by Hoover Historical Society.
Location. 33° 24.102′ N, 86° 51.366′ W. Marker is in Hoover, Alabama, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Park Avenue and Rockland Drive, on the right when traveling north on Park Avenue. Touch for map. Marker located across the road from Shades Crest Baptist Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 452 Park Avenue, 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. Overseer’s House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bluff Park Elementary School / Hoover Community Education (approx. 0.6 miles away); Hale - Joseph Home (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lover’s Leap (approx. 0.7 miles away); Shades Crest Road Historical District Ross Bridge (approx. 1.3 miles away); a different marker also named Shades Crest Road Historical District (approx. 2 miles away); Oxmoor Iron Furnaces (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hoover.
Also see . . . Park Avenue Historic District. Courtesy Bluffparkal.org (Submitted on April 18, 2014, by Heather Skaggs of Hoover, Alabama.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 11, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,300 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 11, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo of the Independent Presbyterian Church, Children’s Fresh Air Farm and Bluff Park Elementary School if still standing. • Can you help?