Montgomery in Montgomery County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Early 19th century
The structure was moved to Old Alabama Town and restored in 1980. It is the oldest standing building in Montgomery County.
Erected by Landmark Foundation of Montgomery.
Location. 32° 22.879′ N, 86° 18.226′ W. Marker is in Montgomery, Alabama, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of North Hull Street and East Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling north on North Hull Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 310 North Hull Street, Montgomery AL 36104, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Lucas Tavern / Lafayette (a few steps from this marker); William Lowndes Yancey (within shouting distance of this marker); Ordeman House Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Abram Mordecai / Mordecai's Cotton Gin (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thompson Mansion (about 400 feet away); Montgomery and Electricity / Hydroelectricity in the River Region (about 700 feet away); Ray W. Scott Jr. Founded Bass Anglers Movement (about 800 feet away); The E. L. Posey Parking Lot (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montgomery.
Regarding Lucas Tavern. The old Tavern is now a museum. It is said that Eliza Lucas began haunting the tavern after building renovations in 1980.
"Dogtrot" is also known as a breezeway house, dog-run, or possum-trot, and is a style of house that was common throughout the Southeastern United States during the 19th and early 20th centuries.
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Also see . . . Haunting & history of the Lucas Tavern. (Submitted on October 9, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on October 9, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 170 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 9, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.