Armuchee in Floyd County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Farmerís Bridge Armuchee Creek
Ross was driven to within 3 mi. of Rome, where he was supported by infantry and artillery. Minty, driven back to the bridge, returned to Layís Ferry, (near Resaca) May 16.
May 17. Davisís div [US], enroute from Resaca, reached bridge at noon. Davis advanced toward Rome, 2 p.m. driving Rossí Cav. back to DeSoto Hill, this side of the Oostanaula River.
Erected 1984 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 057-5.)
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 15, 1864.
Location. 34° 22.279′ N, 85° 10.369′ W. Marker is in Armuchee, Georgia, in Floyd County. Marker is on Martha Berry Highway (U.S. 27) 0 miles south of Little Texas Valley Road NWTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Armuchee GA 30105, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Floyd Springs (approx. 4 miles away); Berry Schools' Old Mill (approx. 5.4 miles away); Berry College (approx. 5.6 miles away); Hermitage (approx. 6.1 miles away); Martha Berryís Birthplace (approx. 6.3 miles away); Original Cabin (approx. 6Ĺ miles away); Chieftains (approx. 6Ĺ miles away); Major Ridge (approx. 6Ĺ miles away).
More about this marker. This marker replaced an earlier marker of the same title and text at this location erected by the Georgia Historical Commission.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 10, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,443 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 10, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.