Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
A counter assault by Lightburn & Martin, together with Manny’s 16th A.C. brigade (brought up from the battlefield area S. of the R.R.), recovered the Federal line & the DeGress battery which Manigault’s men had seized but had not be able to remove.
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 060-93.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list.
Location. 33° 45.509′ N, 84° 21.118′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is at the intersection of DeKalb Avenue and DeGress Avenue Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30307, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Railroad Cut (within shouting distance of this marker); The Troup Hurt House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site: The Pope House (about 400 feet away); The DeGress Battery (about 800 feet away); Federal Signal Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigault’s Brigade (approx. 0.3 miles away); Springvale Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Benton’s & Coltart’s Brigades (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 15, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,293 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 15, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.