Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Bate, on the right of the corps, was just west of Clear Creek; Walker at center, astride Peachtree Rd., & Maney (formerly Cheatham), on Walker’s left. Peachtree was a winding country rd. bordered by heavily wooded tracts—largely of Collier ownership in the battlefield area. The house of Andrew J. Collier (of Collier’s Mill) stood at S. W. cor. Peachtree & Collier roads. While leading his brigade, Gen. C. H. Stevens, of Walker’s div. was killed near the Collier House.
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 060-71.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 48.295′ N, 84° 23.579′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is on Palisades Road NE 0 miles from Peachtree Road NE (U.S. 19), in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30309, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battlefield of Peachtree Creek (within The Indian Trail Echota (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Montgomery Fy. Rd. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Newton’s Division (approx. Ľ mile away); Hardee at Peachtree Creek (approx. Ľ mile away); Featherston’s Brigade (approx. 0.4 miles away); Coburn's Brigade (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wood's Brigade (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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