4th A. C. at Buckhead
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member drmellow
N 33° 50.351 W 084° 22.583
16S E 742773 N 3747421
Quick Description: Site of intrenchments by the Army of the Cumberland on July 18, 1864.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 2/17/2007 1:26:52 PM
Waymark Code: WM17ZP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
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Long Description:

Text on marker:


July 18, 1864. Left Wing. Army of the Cumberland, having moved from Power's Fy., cast up a line of intrenchments covering roads leading E., S., & W. Contact was made with the 20th A. C. to the right (on Pace's Fy. Rd.) & to the left with Schofield's 23d A. C. at Goodwin's.

July 19. Wood's & Newton's divs. marched S. on Peachtree Rd. & in concert with 20th & 14th A. C. westward. forced crossings at Peachtree Cr. Stanley's div. moved E. by the old Cheshire Bridge Rd. to occupy a wide gap between Peachtree Rd. & Schofield's A. C. on Pea Vine Creek (near Briarcliff Rd.). Wood's div. followed Stanley the next day via the same route.

060-19 Georgia Historical Commission 1954

This marker is located on East Paces Ferry at Grandview Drive in Atlanta.

Type of Marker: Highway

Marker #: 060-19

Date: 1954

Sponsor: Not listed

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