Near Cartersville in Bartow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Often the men went out seeking food, and sometimes were fired upon or captured. There was no major battle in the fort area.
Erected 1997 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 008-45.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 9.216′ N, 84° 46.387′ W. Marker is near Cartersville, Georgia, in Bartow County. Marker is at the intersection of Joe Frank Harris Parkway (U.S. 41) and Old River Road, on the right when traveling north on Joe Frank Harris Parkway. Touch for map. Located at the exit ramp off Highway 41 to GA 293, on the north bank of the Etowah River. Marker is in this post office area: Cartersville GA 30120, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles Etowah (approx. ¼ mile away); Friendship Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Amos T. Akerman (approx. 1.2 miles away); Friendship Monument (approx. 1½ miles away); Tribute on Monument / 38 Names on Monument (approx. 1½ miles away); Private First Class Jerry Wayne Gentry (approx. 1½ miles away); God Bless America (approx. 1½ miles away); Old Bartow County Courthouse (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cartersville.
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