Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Old Montgomery Fy. Rd.
Brig. Gen. Clement H. Stevens, [CS] commanding a brigade, Walker’s div., Hardee’s A.C. was killed near this spot while ordering the withdrawal of his troops after an unsuccessful assault on Federal forces posted on the high ground north of Collier Road - in the Battle of Peachtree Creek, July 20, 1864.
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 060-84.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is July 20, 1863.
Location. 33° 48.324′ N, 84° 23.752′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is at the intersection of 28th Street NW and Wycliff Road NW, on the left when traveling Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30309, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battlefield of Peachtree Creek (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Indian Trail Echota (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hardee’s Attack (approx. 0.2 miles away); Featherston’s Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Coburn's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wood's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Mississippi Brigade (approx. ¼ mile away); Hardee at Peachtree Creek (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
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