Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
O’Neal’s men [CS] charged down the slope, in front of Geary’s refused line, into the angle. They penetrated the Federal line at this critical point, the while assailing Geary’s flank & rear in spite of artillery fire on rt. & left. Lacking support, O’Neal was forced back.
Erected 1955 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 060-44.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 48.6′ N, 84° 24.467′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is at the intersection of Northside Drive (U.S. 41) and Collier Road, on the Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30305, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Geary’s Refused Line (here, next to this marker); O’Neal’s Brigade at the Ravine (approx. 0.2 miles away); Reynolds’ Brigade at the Ravine (approx. 0.2 miles away); Geary’s Division (approx. ¼ mile away); On Geary's Front (approx. ¼ mile away); Williams' Div. Deployed (approx. ¼ mile away); The Battle of Peachtree Creek (approx. ¼ mile away); The Federal Forces Engaged/The Confederate Forces Engaged (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 24, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 493 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 24, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.