Grange in Jefferson County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The March to the Sea
After selecting the serviceable horses in the neighborhood for use by the Union army, more than 80 head of mules and old horses from the Cain and Hudson farms were herded into the SE corner of the CR and shot. Next morning, Morganís division turned right at the CR and moved toward Louisville.
Erected 2000 by Georgia Department of Natural Resources. (Marker Number 081-4.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the Shermans March to the Sea marker series.
Location. 33° 4.941′ N, 82° 34.71′ W. Marker is in Grange, Georgia, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Fenns Bridge Road (Georgia Route 88) and Grange Road (Georgia Route 171), on the right when traveling north on Fenns Bridge Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Louisville GA 30434, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Fenn's Bridge (approx. 3.1 miles away); Sherman's Left Wing (approx. 6.9 miles away); Dr. Alexander Avera (approx. 8.3 miles away); Sylvan Grove (approx. 8.8 miles away); Glascock County National Bicentennial Monument (approx. 10Ĺ miles away); Glascock County Veterans Monument (approx. 10Ĺ miles away); Crossing the Ogeechee River (approx. 10Ĺ miles away); Glascock County (approx. 10Ĺ miles away).
More about this marker. This marker is a replacement for an earlier marker with the same title and similar text erected by the Georgia Historical Commission at this location, which had disappeared.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 9, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 794 times since then and 74 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 9, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.