Near Adairsville in Bartow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
McPherson’s Troops March to Barnsley’s
Dodge’s 16th A.C. [US] followed the 15th from Adairsville after dark, & reached Barnsley’s at midnight.
The Army of the Tennessee formed the right flank of the Federal Armies moving S. on a wide front toward the Etowah River.
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 008-29.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 20.7′ N, 84° 56.3′ W. Marker is near Adairsville, Georgia, in Bartow County. Marker is at the intersection of Hall Station Road and Rock Fence Road, on the right when traveling south on Hall Station Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Adairsville GA 30103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Great Locomotive Chase (approx. 1.6 miles away); Adairsville, Georgia (approx. 1.6 miles away); Mosteller's Mills (approx. 1.7 miles away); Johnston's Army at Adairsville (approx. 1.7 miles away); Federal Armies at Adairsville (approx. 1.7 miles away); Historic Trimble House (approx. 2˝ miles away); Major John Lewis (approx. 2.7 miles away); Original Site Adairsville — 1830’s (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Adairsville.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
More. Search the internet for McPherson’s Troops March to Barnsley’s.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 22, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 940 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 22, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 5, 6. submitted on August 11, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.