Crane Hill Masonic Lodge

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Crane Hill Masonic Lodge
Crane Hill Masonic Lodge in 2008.jpg
The lodge in 2008
Crane Hill Masonic Lodge is located in Alabama
Crane Hill Masonic Lodge
Crane Hill Masonic Lodge is located in the US
Crane Hill Masonic Lodge
Location 14538 Cty. Rd. 222, Crane Hill, Alabama
Coordinates 34°5′49.5″N 87°3′16.2″W / 34.097083°N 87.054500°W / 34.097083; -87.054500Coordinates: 34°5′49.5″N 87°3′16.2″W / 34.097083°N 87.054500°W / 34.097083; -87.054500
Area 1.7 acres (0.69 ha)
Built 1904
Built by Cooper, Philip Aquilla; Boone, Robert
Architectural style Masonic lodge
NRHP Reference # 01001294[1]
Added to NRHP November 29, 2001

The Crane Hill Masonic Lodge is a historical Masonic building in Crane Hill, Alabama. Built in 1904, it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Built as a meeting hall for "Crane Hill Masonic Lodge #554", it has also housed a school.[2]

The building is a "free standing gable front" structure.[1] It was historically used as a meeting hall, as a school, as a multiple dwelling, and as a department store.[1]

The building was listed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage in February 1999.[3] It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.[1] It is currently used as a Masonic hall.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Donald H. Ledyard and Trina Binkley (January 24, 2001). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Crane Hill Masonic Lodge" (PDF). National Park Service.  and accompanying 11 photos from 1997 and 2000
  3. ^ "The Alabama Register of Landmarks & Heritage" (PDF). Alabama Historical Commission. November 19, 2015. Retrieved 2016-05-28. 
  4. ^ "Brief History of Crane Hill Masonic Lodge". Reocities page on Crane Hill Masonic Lodge.