Coffin Shop

McKee and Monroe Sts.
Gainesville, Alabama

Historic Document

Coffin Shop is located in Sumter County, Alabama certified as a historic location on Tuesday October 29, 1985. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Specialty Store. Coffin Shop was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event and its significance in Commerce.

Coffin Shop Information

Other Name: Gainesville MRA
Other Name: Kring Carpenter Shop
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1970
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kring,Edward N.
Architectural Style: Shotgun Plan
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Coffin Shop Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Gainesville Historic Locations Sumter County Historic Locations Alabama Historic Locations