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Federal Right Wing to Peachtree Creek



Marker ID: GHM 060-26A
Location: West Paces Ferry Rd at Paces Place, just west of I-75
County: Fulton
Coordinates: N 33° 50.960    W 084° 25.983
  33.849333    -84.43305
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM2JFZ
Federal Right Wing to Peachtree Creek  Marker  



Text:

July 18, 1864. The 14th A.C., which was posted on extreme rt. of the Cumberland Army, left camp at Mt. Paren Rd., crossed Nancy´s Creek & moved S. on Howell Mill Rd. to Peachtree Cr. Mitchell´s brigade of Davis´ Div. covered the Ridgewood Rd. area between Nancy´s Cr. & the River, southward to Peachtree Creek.

Hooker´s 20th A.C. left camp on Mt. Paren Rd., crossed Nancy´s Cr., & moved E. on Pace´s Ferry Rd. to occupy the gap between the 14th A.C. & Howard´s 4th A.C. which had reached Buckhead at noon via Power´s Ferry Rd. from where it had crossed the Chattahoochee River.

GHM 060-26A - Georgia Historical Commission - 1956



 

 

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