Near Cartersville in Bartow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Often the men went out seeking food, and sometimes were fired upon or captured. There was no major battle in the fort area.
Erected 1997 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 008-45.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Railroads & Streetcars • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1864.
Location. 34° 9.216′ N, 84° 46.387′ W. Marker is near Cartersville, Georgia, in Bartow County. Marker is at the intersection of Joe Frank Harris Parkway (U.S. 41) and Old Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cartersville GA 30120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Etowah (approx. ¼ mile away); Friendship Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Amos T. Akerman (approx. 1.2 miles away); Friendship Monument (approx. 1½ miles away); Tribute on Monument / 38 Names on Monument (approx. 1½ miles away); Private First Class Jerry Wayne Gentry (approx. 1½ miles away); God Bless America (approx. 1½ miles away); Old Bartow County Courthouse (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cartersville.
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