Craig Turner Sheldon

Craig Turner Sheldon (HM2DQ7)

Location: Fairhope, AL 36532 Baldwin County
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 31.425', W 87° 54.164'

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1917-1997

Master woodcarver, adventurer, writer, World War II Marine Corps veteran, and Fairhope legend are just a brief summary of Craig Turner Sheldon's life and contributions. He settled here in 1946 with his Wife Annie Lowrie to raise their growing family and to began his landmark Storybook Castle on Oak Avenue.

This statue by Stephen Spears was commissioned by friends, family, and the Fairhope Single Tax Corporation and is the first public statue of an artist in Alabama history.
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HM NumberHM2DQ7
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Date Added Monday, January 21st, 2019 at 1:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 413392 N 3377169
Decimal Degrees30.52375000, -87.90273333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 31.425', W 87° 54.164'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 31' 25.5" N, 87° 54' 9.8400000000001" W
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Area Code(s)251
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 24 N Section St, Fairhope AL 36532, US
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