Simpson House~Irvine Place~Coby Hall

Simpson House~Irvine Place~Coby Hall (HMUTD)

Location: Florence, AL 35630 Lauderdale County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 48.247', W 87° 40.838'

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Built by John Simpson in 1843, on the site of his earlier home, this residence was occupied at various times by both armies during the Civil War. Purchased in 1867 by George W. Foster, builder of Courtview, for his daughter, Virginia, and her husband, James B. Irvine. Their daughter, Virginia, left the home to her great-niece Harriett Rogers King in 1939. Mrs. King and her husband, Madding restored Irvine Place in 1948. Acquired in 1990 by David Brubaker, and donated to the University of North Alabama in memory of his wife, Coby Stockard Brubaker.Listed: National Register of Historical Places.
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Placed ByFlorence Historical Board Florence Alabama
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Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 7:18pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 437742 N 3851531
Decimal Degrees34.80411667, -87.68063333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 48.247', W 87° 40.838'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 48' 14.82" N, 87° 40' 50.28" W
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Area Code(s)256
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 429-499 N Pine St, Florence AL 35630, US
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