Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Ward's Div. Encamped
The other two 20th A.C. Divisions were aligned W. on Pace’s Fy. Rd. These, together with the three Divisions of the 14th A.C., continued the Federal line to the Chattahoochee River.
July 19. Ward remained in camp here while his pioneer corps constructed bridges at Peachtree Creek where his troops crossed the next day to the battlefield of Peachtree Creek along Collier Road.
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 060-28.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 50.114′ N, 84° 23.327′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is at the intersection of Andrews Drive and Habersham Way, on the right when traveling south on Andrews Drive. Touch for map. Marker is Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Swan House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gov. John M. Slaton (approx. half a mile away); Civil War Siege Cannon (approx. half a mile away); “The Storyteller” (approx. 0.7 miles away); 20th A.C.; Pace's Fy. Rd. (approx. ¾ mile away); 4th A.C. at Buckhead (approx. ¾ mile away); Old Cheshire Bridge Road (was approx. 1.2 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Peach Tree Creek Crossing (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 30, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 756 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 30, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.