Birmingham in Jefferson County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Donated to Birmingham Historic Society in 1985 by Alabama By-Products Company, Inc. (now Drummond), Duncan house was moved to its current location at Sloss Quarters, the former site of Sloss company housing, for use as offices and to interpret the city's history.
The structure is representative of housing occupied by middle management during the period when Birmingham emerged as a major industrial center.
Location. 33° 31.326′ N, 86° 47.419′ W. Marker is in Birmingham, Alabama, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 32nd Street North and 2nd Avenue North, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. The Duncan House is located under the overpass near the entrance of Sloss Furnace. Marker is in this post office area: Birmingham AL 35222, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sloss Furnaces (within shouting distance of this marker); Ironmaking (about 500 feet away, The Blast Furnace (about 500 feet away); Slag (about 600 feet away); Casting Pigs (about 600 feet away); The Stock Trestle (about 600 feet away); The Gas System (about 600 feet away); Stock Trestle/Tunnel (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Birmingham.
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