Acworth in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Hood & Hardee Withdraw E. to R.R.
New Hope & Gilgal Church Road.
These corps withdrew, along with rest of Johnston’s forces [CS], when the Federal 23d A. C. seized the Dallas - Acworth rd. near old Allatoona Ch., 2.5 mi. N. E. June 3.
Hood & Hardee retreated E. along this road June 4, to positions between Lost Mountain & the State R. R.
Erected 1953 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 033-33.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 58.756′ N, 84° 44.081′ W. Marker is in Acworth, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker is at the intersection of Due West Road NW and County Line Road NW, on the right when traveling west on Due West Road NW. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dallas – Acworth Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Pickett's Mill (approx. ¾ mile away); James Foster House (approx. 1.4 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Pickett’s Mill (approx. 1.9 miles away); Site of Old Allatoona Church (approx. 2.4 miles away); Cross Roads Church (approx. 2.5 miles away); Davis' Cross Roads (approx. 2.6 miles away); Brown's Mill (approx. 2.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Acworth.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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