Cash in Gordon County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
May 18: Schofield's 23d A.C [US], marching from Field’s, reached vicinity at 2 A.M. Cox's 3d div. camped at this cross-roads until 5 A.M., & via Sonora, moved to Mosteller's. Hovey’s 1st and Judah’s 2d divs. camped at Big Spring (at other and of Dew’s Lake) and by evening reached Mosteller’s.
These troops formed the left flank of Federal forces enroute to Etowah River.
Erected 1953 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 064-24.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 29.515′ N, 84° 49.293′ W. Marker is in Cash, Georgia, in Gordon County. Marker is on Dews Pond Road (Georgia Route 373) 0 miles west of Cash Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Calhoun GA 30701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this Old Sonora P.O. Now Sonoraville (approx. 3.1 miles away); Field's Mill & Ferry (approx. 5.1 miles away); New Echota Cemetery (approx. 5.7 miles away); New Echota Ferry (approx. 6 miles away); Historic Site in Journalism (approx. 6 miles away); Trail of Tears (approx. 6.1 miles away); New Echota (approx. 6.1 miles away); Cherokee Indian Memorial (approx. 6.1 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 759 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 23, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.