The Hargrove House - GHM 033-88 – Cobb Co., GA
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N 33° 54.099 W 084° 28.801
16S E 733011 N 3754110
Quick Description: Ante-bellum residence of Asbury Hargrove 1809-1879 and Headquarters of Brig. Gen. Edward M. McCook, July 6 - 15, 1864.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 8/6/2007 3:19:03 PM
Waymark Code: WM1Z0B
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GA Cacher
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Long Description:
THE HARGROVE HOUSE

Ante-bellum residence of Asbury Hargrove 1809-1879.

Headquarters of Brig. Gen. Edward M. McCook, July 6 - 15, 1864.
McCook's (1st) div. (Dorr's & Lamson's brigades), Elliott's Cav. Corps (Army of the Cumberland) [US], was posted here to patrol the Chattahoochee between Rottenwood Cr. (S.) & Roswell (N.). McCook's horsemen served as a screen, behind which the 23d & 4th Corps moved to crossings at the mouth of Soap Cr. & at Power's Fy.

July 15. McCook's cav. left Hargrove's to patrol the river, on the Cobb Co. side, above & below the State R. R. (at Bolton) until the 22d.

GHM 033-88 GEORGIA HISTORICAL COMMISSION 1954

Located on the east side of Windy Hill at 2500 Windy Hill Rd. between U.S. 41 and I-75.


Type of Marker: Highway

Marker #: GHM 033-88

Date: 1954

Sponsor: Georgia Historical Commission

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