Stevenson's Line-GHM-155-20-Whitfield Co.
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Sprinterman
N 34° 49.544 W 084° 59.816
16S E 683182 N 3855546
Quick Description: Crow Valley Rd north of Justin Ln.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 8/2/2008 9:07:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM4BNG
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GA Cacher
Views: 10

Long Description:
During demonstrations on Rocky face and in Crow Valley, by 4th and 23rd A.C. troops [Federal], the N. line of Dalton's defense works crossed the road here. Stevenson's div. (Hood's A.C.) [Confederate] held this sector, his left at Cheatham's line, at Signal Station on Rocky Face; his right at Ault's Creek, E.

May 9, 1864. Stevenson's men repulsed the 23d A.C. at Crow Valley, and the desperate attempt by Harker's and Wagner's brigade, Newton's div., 4th A.C. to break the left of Stevenson's at and near the top of Rocky Face, where Pettus' and Brown's brigades were posted behind stone breastworks
Type of Marker: Highway

Marker #: 155-20

Date: 1985

Sponsor: Not listed

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