Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Howard’s Corps at Nancy’s Creek
Newton brought up his artillery which covered the crossing of his skirmishers, supported by the 13th N.J. & 82d Ohio (20th A.C. regts.); passage was effected. Williams’ was dispersed & Howard’s A.C. continued to Buckhead.
Erected 1954 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 060-17.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 52.089′ N, 84° 23.58′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is on Powers Ferry Road NW 0 miles north of Pineland Road NW, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker stands at the north end of the Nancy Creek Bridge, at the edge of Chastain Park. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30342, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow Williams' Ky. Cavalry at Nancy's Creek (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sardis Methodist Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Howard's March to Buckhead (approx. 1.4 miles away); Hascall’s Div. Camped (approx. 1.6 miles away); 20th A.C.; Pace's Fy. Rd. (approx. 1.7 miles away); Civil War Siege Cannon (approx. 1.8 miles away); Gov. John M. Slaton (approx. 1.9 miles away); “The Storyteller” (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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