Powder Springs in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Hardee's Corps at Powder Springs
The corps made this march in advance of Johnston’s forces [CS] to find the rt. flank of Sherman’s army [US] ascertained to be approaching Dallas, Paulding Co., from the W.
Marking time, Hardee moved S.E. to Powder Springs for water. May 25, 3 a. m. the corps counter-marched toward Dallas, there to await orders placing it on the embattled Dallas - New Hope Church line.
Erected 1988 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 033-38.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 51.982′ N, 84° 42.038′ W. Marker is in Powder Springs, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker is at the intersection of Powder Springs - Dallas Road SW (Georgia Route 6) and Florence Road, on the right when traveling east on Powder Springs - Dallas Road SW. Click for map. Ga Highway 6 is the former US 278. Marker is in this post office area: Powder Springs GA 30127, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the Coats & Clark Thread Mill (approx. 3.5 miles away); The Hiram Rosenwald School (approx. 3.6 miles away); Clarkdale Historic District (approx. 3.6 miles away); Henry Lester House (approx. 3.6 miles away); Clarkdale Mill Village Historic District (approx. 3.8 miles away); George Darby House Cleburne’s H’dq’rs. (approx. 3.9 miles away); Site: Colley House Hood’s H’dq’rs (approx. 3.9 miles away); 16th A.C. to Roswell (approx. 4.9 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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