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. Touch 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. 3½ 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 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 1, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 854 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 1, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.