Downing-Shofner School

Downing-Shofner School (HM1L32)

Location: East Brewton, AL 36426 Escambia County
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N 31° 6.006', W 87° 3.346'

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East Brewton, 1906-1943

Dr. J. M. Shofner (1863-1926) founder, dedicated his life to - "Give the boys and girls a chance."
Mr. Elisha Downing - Humanitarian.
First building erected named in
honor of Mrs. Esther Downing.
Trustees-1906: J. M. Shofner,
D. Gillis, J. E. Finley, W. W. Hinote,
J. M. Davidson, J. F. Jones, James K. Kyser.
HM NumberHM1L32
Year Placed1975
Placed ByThe Alabama Historical Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, June 14th, 2015 at 10:03pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 494681 N 3440696
Decimal Degrees31.10010000, -87.05576667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 6.006', W 87° 3.346'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 6' 0.36" N, 87° 3' 20.76" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)251
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1201-1299 Co Rd 22, East Brewton AL 36426, US
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