Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Reynolds’ Brigade at the Ravine
The assault fell upon Knipe’s & Robinson’s brigades, Williams’ div., 20th A.C. [US] posted, with artillery, on the far side (N.) of the ravine.
Subjected to enfilading fire from right & left & with no support but Selden’s battery [CS] on the left, Reynolds’ brigade was forced to withdraw, after a second attempt to cross the ravine.
Erected 1955 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 060-46.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 48.579′ N, 84° 24.682′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is at the intersection of Springlake Drive NW and Collier Road NW, on the right when traveling north on Springlake Drive NW. 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. Maj. William C. Preston C.S.A (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Mt. Zion Church (about 500 feet away); The Hiram Embry Plantation (about 700 feet away); Geary’s Refused Line (approx. 0.2 miles away); O’Neal’s Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); O’Neal’s Brigade at the Ravine (approx. 0.3 miles away); Williams' Div. Deployed (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rt. Of 20th A.C. Line (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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