Near Marietta in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Site of the Dickson House
June 15, 1864
Erected 2008 by Cobb County Community Development Department.
Location. 33° 58.602′ N, 84° 40.16′ W. Marker is near Marietta, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker is at the intersection of Acworth-Due West Road and Abbey Oaks Lane, on the right when traveling south on Acworth-Due West Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 805 Acworth-Due West Road, Kennesaw GA 30152, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Gilgal Church (approx. half a mile away); Due West Community (approx. Military Action at Gilgal Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Reversed Trench (approx. ¾ mile away); Battle of Pine Knob (approx. one mile away); Davis' Cross Roads (approx. 1.2 miles away); Captain Peter Simonson (approx. 1.5 miles away); Stilesboro-Sandtown Crossroads (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Marietta.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . Rediscovered Memoir Adds to Urgency of Effort to Save Battle-Scarred House. Details plans to save the house and preserve it for future generations. The Dickson House was moved by Cobb County to a new location behind the County Department of Transportation on County Services Parkway, where it has been restored. (Submitted on September 27, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
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