Hardee's Attack – GHM 060-71 – Fulton, Co., GA.
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N 33° 48.295 W 084° 23.579
16S E 741333 N 3743581
Quick Description: Hardee's Attack State Historical Marker located on Palisades Road near Peachtree Road, Atlanta.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 11/5/2007 11:33:00 AM
Waymark Code: WM2HF5
July 20, 1864. At 3:30 P.M., 3 divisions of Hardee’s A.C., [CSA] Bate’s, Walker’s, & Maney’s, moved to the attack of newton’s 4th A.C. division [US] posted on the ridge 200 yards north of Collier Road.
Bate, on the right of the corp, was just west of Clear Creek; Walker at the center, astride Peachtree Road, & Maney (formerly Cheatham) on Walker’s left. Peachtree was a winding country road bordered by heavily wooded tracks largely of Collier ownership in the battlefield area. The house of Andres J. Collier (of Collier Mill) stood at S. W. Corner Peachtree & Collier roads. While leading his brigade, Gen. C. H. Stevens, of Walker’s division was killed near the Collier House.
GHM 060-71 - Georgia Historical Commission - 1956