Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Howard’s Corps at Nancy’s Creek
Newton brought up his artillery which covered the crossing of his skirmishers, supported by the 13th N.J. & 82d Ohio (20th A.C. regts.); passage was effected. Williams’ was dispersed & Howard’s A.C. continued to Buckhead.
Erected 1954 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 060-17.)
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.
Location. 33° 52.089′ N, 84° 23.58′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is on Powers Ferry Road NW 0 miles north of Pineland Road NW, on the right when traveling Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30342, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Williams' Ky. Cavalry at Nancy's Creek (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sardis Methodist Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Howard's March to Buckhead (approx. 1.4 miles away); Hascall’s Div. Camped (approx. 1.6 miles away); 20th A.C.; Pace's Fy. Rd. (approx. 1.7 miles away); Civil War Siege Cannon (approx. 1.8 miles away); Swan House (approx. 1.9 miles away); Gov. John M. Slaton (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
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