Pepperell Manufacturing Company
Opelika, AL; Lee County, AL; Industry; Textiles; Cotton
Constructed in 1925, allegedly after Opelika city officials paid the company a significant sum in bribes, the Pepperell Mill would become one of Opelika's most iconic industrial sites. The mill produced cotton textiles under a number of names until its closure in 2008. The site was burnt to the ground during demolition work in 2013. The plant was located at 2401 1st Ave., Opelika, AL.
Alabama Cultural Resource Survey
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