Armuchee in Floyd County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Farmerís Bridge Armuchee Creek
Ross was driven to within 3 mi. of Rome, where he was supported by infantry and artillery. Minty, driven back to the bridge, returned to Layís Ferry, (near Resaca) May 16.
May 17. Davisís div [US], enroute from Resaca, reached bridge at noon. Davis advanced toward Rome, 2 p.m. driving Rossí Cav. back to DeSoto Hill, this side of the Oostanaula River.
Erected 1984 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 057-5.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 22.279′ N, 85° 10.369′ W. Marker is in Armuchee, Georgia, in Floyd County. Marker is on Martha Berry Highway (U.S. 27) 0 miles south of Little Texas Valley Road NW, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Armuchee GA 30105, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Floyd Springs ( approx. 4 miles away); Berry Schools' Old Mill Berry College ( approx. 5.6 miles away); Hermitage ( approx. 6.1 miles away); Martha Berryís Birthplace ( approx. 6.3 miles away); Original Cabin ( approx. 6.5 miles away); Chieftains ( approx. 6.5 miles away); Major Ridge ( approx. 6.5 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker replaced an earlier marker of the same title and text at this location erected by the Georgia Historical Commission.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 10, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,222 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 10, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.