“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Waring in Whitfield County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)

Site: Ault's Mill

Site: Ault's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, June 30, 2008
1. Site: Ault's Mill Marker
Inscription. In this vicinity stood Aultís mill and residence cited in Official Records as Lt. Gen. Wm. J. Hardeeís headquarters, May 8-13, 1864.

Hardee was in temporary command of units of Hoodís A.C. (Hindmanís div.) together with his own corps at various places. This sector was the rt. of the Confederate line across Crow Valley, from Rocky Face Ridge on the W. to Potato Hill (Picket Top) and Aultís Gap on the E.

This N. line of Daltonís defense was two mi. further N. than the one used in repelling Federal attacks in February.
Erected 1993 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 155-18.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 49′ N, 84° 59.117′ W. Marker is near Waring, Georgia, in Whitfield County. Marker is on Old Haig Mill Road 0 miles from Haig Mill Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at the earth dam on the dead end (old) section of Haig Mill Road. Marker is in this post office area: Dalton GA 30721, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stevenson's Line (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Stevenson's Line (approx. 1.2 miles away); Crow Valley (approx. 1.3 miles away); North Line Daltonís Defenses (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Battle of Mill Creek Gap (approx. 1.6 miles away); Schofield's 23d Corps in Crow Valley (approx. 1.7 miles away); Rocky Face Ridge Phase (approx. 1.8 miles away); George Disney's Grave (approx. 1.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Waring.
Categories. War, US Civil
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 822 times since then and 93 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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