Cassville in Bartow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Gravelly Plateau & Two Run Creek
The 1st & 2nd Divs. [US], on roads W., had the same objective - an erratic move by Sherman who assumed that Johnston's Army [CS] had retreated on Kingston.
Butterfield's march disclosed that Johnston's Army was at Cassville , not Kingston. The 23rd A.C. (Schofield) [US] marched on this road from McDow's, reaching Cassville at dark.
Erected 1953 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 008-19.)
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. A significant historical date for this entry is May 19, 1864.
Location. 34° 15.657′ N, 84° 51.616′ W. Marker is in Cassville, Georgia, in Bartow County. Marker is at the intersection of Joe Frank Harris Parkway (U.S. 41) and Cassville Road, on the right when traveling north on Joe Frank Harris Parkway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cassville GA 30123, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Confederate Army of Tenn. at Cassville (approx. 0.8 miles away); Site - Cassville Female College (approx. 0.8 miles away); Site of Cassville (approx. 0.9 miles away); Town Of Cassville (approx. 0.9 miles away); Noble Hill Rosenwald School (approx. one mile away); Confederate Dead (approx. 1.1 miles away); Grave of Gen. William Tatum Wofford (approx. 1.1 miles away); Confederate Memorial Cassville Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cassville.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 8, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 28, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,498 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 28, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.