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Jul 7, 2017 - July 7, 2917 – Gardendale, Hoover, Bessemer, Birmingham and Moody, Alabama

July 7, 2917 – Gardendale, Hoover, Bessemer, Birmingham and Moody, Alabama I had intended to go to Hoover this morning to the Aldridge Gardens, but the GPS kept reporting wrecks on the roads I needed to go on so I detoured to see the 125’ cross on the grounds of a Baptist Church. It is made of mild steel plate and is painted to look like stainless steel. By the time I did that I could get to the Aldridge Gardens in Hoover. It is lovely 30 acre garden with a 5 acre lake. I had time to walk the lakeside trail and just barely get back to the...

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Sep 20, 2009 - Last Stop Before Home

Spending the night in Montgomery made our drive today easy. We drove to Bessemer,AL and stopped at Wally World. My sister Nancy was to pick us up. We are meeting my Dad and my brother Fred for lunch at Crackerbarrel. My Dad will be 87 in March. We had a nice lunch. Afterwards we went to my Dad's house and visited for a while. Later in the evening Fred took us back to the motorhome. We needed to fill-up with fuel, so we drove down to a Flying J. The rain was so bad and not being able to find a campground on the other side of Birmingham, we...

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