By Richard Dabney

Birmingham's Highland Park originated within the Eighteen Eighties while a grand street was once dug and 3 lush parks have been deliberate on the northern foothills of purple Mountain. This street used to be Highland road, on the time the widest road within the South. the improvement, outfitted inside of 3 miles of the heart of Birmingham, integrated the development of a hotel inn and lake. A dummy line rail process conveyed the population of The Magic urban" out to the gorgeous Highland Park local, the place in summer season the air was once either cooler and cleanser. even though Highland street used to be covered with mansions of each architectural variety, in simple terms 12 stay this day. certainly, a few Highland Park dwellers have resided for generations during this local of precise personality and charm."

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