Roswell in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Roswell Presbyterian Church
In July, 1864, the advance guard of Gen. Garrard`s Cavalry Corps commandeered this church for a hospital, removing the furnishings. Except the pipe organ, these were returned intact after the war. The silver communion service in use today was hidden by Miss Fannie Whitmire in a barrel at her home until the end of the war.
Erected 1958 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 060-122.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker
Location. 34° 1.125′ N, 84° 21.799′ W. Marker is in Roswell, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is on Mimosa Boulevard, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 755 Mimosa Boulevard, Roswell GA 30075, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roswell’s Distinguished Men (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Old Bricks (approx. ¼ mile away); Roswell Factory (approx. ¼ mile away); Bulloch Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Barrington Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Archibald Smith Plantation Home, Outbuildings and Grounds (approx. 0.4 miles away); Founders' Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Francis Robert Goulding (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Roswell.
Categories. • Churches, Etc. • War, US Civil •
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