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Birmingham's Highland Park (Images of America) by Richard Dabney PDF

By Richard Dabney

Birmingham's Highland Park originated within the Eighteen Eighties whilst a grand street used to be dug and 3 lush parks have been deliberate on the northern foothills of pink Mountain. This street was once Highland road, on the time the widest road within the South. the improvement, equipped inside 3 miles of the heart of Birmingham, incorporated the development of a hotel resort and lake. A dummy line rail method conveyed the population of The Magic urban" out to the attractive Highland Park local, the place in summer time the air used to be either cooler and cleanser. even though Highland street used to be covered with mansions of each architectural kind, merely 12 stay this present day. certainly, a few Highland Park dwellers have resided for generations during this local of real personality and charm."

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