Near Atlanta in DeKalb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
4th A.C. at Durand's Mill
The bridge had been burned by Confederate infantry. Howard’s skirmishers waded across while the bridge was being rebuilt.
Erected 1967 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 044-28.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 47.829′ N, 84° 20.132′ W. Marker is near Atlanta, Georgia, in DeKalb County. Marker is at the intersection of Briarcliff Road (Georgia Route 42) and Old Briarcliff Road, on the right when traveling north on Briarcliff Road. Click for map. This marker may be hidden in the dense growth as the intersection is approached. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30306, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other Historic Ground (within shouting distance of this marker); Durand's Mill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Closing the Gap (approx. half a mile away); Stanley’s & Wood’s Sector (approx. 0.8 miles away); Cheatham's Salient (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site: Judge James Paden House: Gen. J.D. Cox’s H’dq’rs (approx. one mile away); Stanley & Wood March To Durand's Mill (approx. 1.2 miles away); Alpha Delta Pi (approx. 1.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Atlanta.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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