Atlanta in Dekalb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
This Line of Breastworks
Erected 1938 by Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association.
Location. 33° 43.878′ N, 84° 22.129′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Dekalb County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Boulevard and Atlanta Avenue. Touch for map. This marker is located in Grant Park near the surving Redoubts of Fort Walker and the playground. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30319, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Walker (within shouting distance of this marker); Grant Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Roosevelt High School (approx. 0.6 miles away); To Robert Burns (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Hanging of Andrews Raiders (approx. Burial Ground of Congregation Ahavath Achim (approx. 1.1 miles away); Rev. Dr. Henry Carr Hornady (approx. 1.1 miles away); Martha Lumpkin Compton (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
More about this marker. The marker has been damaged. The cannon that was affixed to the top of the marker is missing.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,299 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 14, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. 3. submitted on August 10, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee. 4. submitted on August 14, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.