John McQueen House, U.S. Highway 80 west of Highway 37, Burkville, Lowndes County, AL
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U.S. Highway 80 west of Highway 37, Burkville vicinity, AL
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS AL-887
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-73).
Building/structure dates: 1830 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1970 demolished
Significance: The John McQueen House was the center of a large antebellum plantation located in northeast Lowndes County. The McQueen family originally settled the site in the 1820s and were prominent planters. Although the house is no longer extant, the site provides information important to the understanding of the evolution of Alabama "Black Belt" plantation complexes.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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