Green Acres Caf

Green Acres Caf (HMIAN)

Location: Birmingham, AL 35203 Jefferson County
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N 33° 30.914', W 86° 48.683'

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1705 - 4th Avenue, North

Businesses that occupied this building between 1908 - 1970
1908 - 1913 Southern Bell Telephone Company Stockroom
1915 - 1926 OK French Dry Cleaning Company
1927 - 1938 George Kanelis Billiards
1940 - 1945 Alex's Steak House
1946 - 1971 OK Cleaning Company
Historically, this building has been identified as the OK Cleaners building. During the early 1970's until 1989 this building remained vacant. Green Acres Caf? was established in 1959 and was located at 1600 - 6th Avenue, North; In 1963 the business moved to 1724 4th Avenue North.
Charles Gratton, with the assistance of Urban Impact, purchased this building through the city's 4th Avenue Land Bank Program, and on February 23, 1990 celebrated the grand opening.
Green Acres Caf? is famous for its "Peak Of Perfection Chicken Wings."
Placed ByUrban Impact
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Date Added Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 3:56am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 517516 N 3708424
Decimal Degrees33.51523333, -86.81138333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 30.914', W 86° 48.683'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 30' 54.84" N, 86° 48' 40.98" W
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Area Code(s)205
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1703 4th Ave N, Birmingham AL 35203, US
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