Atlanta in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Site: The Pope House
Pressing forward, the 10th & 19th S.C., aided by the 28th Ala., penetrated the Federal line at the R.R. cut, seizing the batteries there & in a leftward drive, the DeGress battery.
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historic Commission. (Marker Number 060-92.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 45.463′ N, 84° 21.169′ W. Marker is in Atlanta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is at the intersection of Dekalb Avenue NE and Battery Place NE, on the right when traveling west on Dekalb Avenue NE. Touch for map. This marker is located in front of and to the east of the Inman Park MARTA station. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30307, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers The 15th Corps Sector (within shouting distance of this marker); The Railroad Cut (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Manigault's Brigade (about 400 feet away); The Troup Hurt House (about 600 feet away); The DeGress Battery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Federal Signal Station (approx. ¼ mile away); Brig. Gen. A. M. Manigault’s Brigade (approx. ¼ mile away); Springvale Park (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Atlanta.
Also see . . . Battle of Atlanta. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on June 29, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,311 times since then and 47 times this year. Last updated on July 6, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 27, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. 3, 4. submitted on July 2, 2008, by Felch Dumas of Decatur, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.