Browning's Court House - GHM 044-14 - Tucker, DeKalb Co. GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
N 33° 51.281 W 084° 13.016
16S E 757485 N 3749529
Quick Description: At or near this crossroads stood the J.P. office of Browning's Militia District No. 572; cited in reports of Federal military operations July, 1864, as Browning's Court House. Logan's 15th A.C., passed through July 18, 1864.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 7/24/2007 4:40:48 PM
Waymark Code: WM1X4K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
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Long Description:
Browning's Court House


At or near this crossroads stood the J.P. office of Browning's Militia District No. 572; cited in reports of Federal military operations July, 1864, as Browning's Court House.

July 18. Logan's 15th A.C., enroute from Roswell to Decatur, detoured via Browning's to support Garrard's cavalry in its foray on the Georgia Railroad at Stone Mountain.

Lightburn's (2d) brigade, Smith's (2d) div., together with Maj. Hotaling's contingent of Logan's escort was sent from here to assist Garrard's horsemen in destroying the railroad at & near Stone Mountain depot. Logan withdrew to Henderson's Mill to camp that night.

GHM 044-14 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1954

Located on the south side of Lavista Rd at Fellowship Road, Tucker, Ga.

Parking is available.

Type of Marker: Highway

Marker #: GHM 044-14

Date: 1954

Sponsor: Georgia Historical Commission

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