Marietta in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
June 22, Schofield’s troops reached Cheney’s house. Hascall’s div. supported the 20th A. C. [US] at Kolb’s Farm, while Cox’s div. at Cheney’s held the extreme Federal right.
June 26, 27. The 23rd A. C. continued the flanking movement S. from Cheney’s, crossed Olley’s Cr. & pushed down the Sandtown Rd. -- forcing Ross to withdraw his cav. at the Shaw House.
Erected 1984 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 033-61.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 52.113′ N, 84° 36.459′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker is on Hurt Road SW 0 miles from Old Tennessee Road SW, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marietta GA 30008, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 16th A.C. to Roswell Schofield's Headquarters (approx. 1.3 miles away); “The Only Advantage of the Day” (approx. 2.2 miles away); Site: Wm. Moss House (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Extended Right (approx. 2.3 miles away); The March to Soap Creek (approx. 2.3 miles away); Battle of Kolb's Farm (approx. 2.6 miles away); Wm. G. McAdoo's Birthplace (approx. 2.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marietta.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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