it's a good thing they did so much work, or 280 might be a mess today.
the Sign of Satan looked like, ca. 1960.
Rand McNally - American (Amoco) street map of Birmingham
1962 map of Birmingham, showing
the area of 280 photographed at left.
By '62 the portion to Pumphouse
Road (the tall overpass) would be complete.
here to view the Mountain Brook area as it looked on the map in 1962.