Historic Markers Across Georgia



The Wm. Nickols House



Marker ID: GHM 033-34
Location: 92 0.6 mile southwest of US 41
County: Cobb
Coordinates: N 34° 3.195    W 084° 43.417
  34.05325    -84.72361
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM2EVX
The Wm. Nickols House  Marker  



Text:

Hardee´s Corps [CS] marched by this road to points S. of New Hope Ch., from Stegall´s Station (Emerson) May 23, 24, 1864.

Hood´s Corps [CS] followed Hardee´s, May 24, 25, from Etowah River (at R. R. Bridge), reaching New Hope ch. in time to check 20th A. C. [US] at that point. Hood´s Corps was rear guard of Johnston´s march to checkmate Sherman´s forces [US] moving toward Dallas, on roads westward to outflank Johnston´s position in the Allatoona mountains. Stewart´s Div. of Hood´s Corps camped at the Nickols farm night of May 24, 1864.

033-34 GEORGIA HISTORIC MARKER 1985



 

 

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