Locust Grove in Henry County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The March to the Sea
That night, Woods and Hazen camped near Liberty Church (10 miles SE), their right covered by Kilpatrick’s cavalry division on the north bank of Towaliga River.
Erected 1987 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 075-6.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the Sherman''s March to the Sea marker series.
Location. 33° 20.03′ N, 84° 5.235′ W. Marker is in Locust Grove, Georgia, in Henry County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 23 and Locust Road, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 23. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Locust Grove GA 30248, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Locust Grove Institute Ringold Community (approx. 5½ miles away); Sylvan Grove Plantation (approx. 6.7 miles away); a different marker also named Sylvan Grove Plantation (approx. 6.7 miles away); Butts County (approx. 7½ miles away); The Right Wing at Jackson (approx. 7½ miles away); Crossing the Ocmulgee (approx. 7½ miles away); Jackson (approx. 7½ miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 1, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,140 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 1, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.