Clarkdale in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Clarkdale Mill Village Historic District
The Fisk Carter Construction Company, also of South Carolina, began construction in 1931 and the mill ran continuously until it closed in the early 1980ís. In its heyday it employed 1,000 workers.
By the late 1990ís Clarkdale had been declared a historic district by Federal, State and County jurisdictions as a prime example of an intact historic mill village noted for its architecture and landscaping.
Location. 33° 49.85′ N, 84° 38.983′ W. Marker is in Clarkdale, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker is at the intersection of Austell Powder Springs Road and Bloomfield Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Austell Powder Springs Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clarkdale GA 30111, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Clarkdale Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); Coats & Clark Thread Mill Causey - Maxham House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Sweet Water Town Site (approx. 2.6 miles away); Ross' Headquarters (approx. 3.6 miles away); Hardee's Corps at Powder Springs (approx. 3.8 miles away); “The Only Advantage of the Day” (approx. 4 miles away); Site: Wm. Moss House (approx. 4.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Clarkdale.
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