Marietta in Cobb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
1916 Glover Machine Works Locomotive
Erected by City of Marietta.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars. A significant historical year for this entry is 1916.
Location. 33° 57.186′ N, 84° 33.081′ W. Marker is in Marietta, Georgia, in Cobb County. Marker can be reached from Mill Street NE east of North Marietta Parkway (Georgia Route 120), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marietta GA 30060, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kennesaw House (within shouting distance of this marker); UDC and Kennesaw House (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Kennesaw House (within shouting distance of this marker); Alexander Stephens ClayCobb County (about 500 feet away); William Root House (about 700 feet away); Clarke Library Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cherokee Treaty (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marietta.
More about this marker. Marker is located in a parking lot between Whitlock Avenue and Mill Street, off Marietta Parkway (GA 120). The marker and engine are adjacent to the railroad tracks.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 28, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 2,083 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on October 28, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 2. submitted on July 12, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 3, 4. submitted on October 28, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.