The Rainey Plantation

The Rainey Plantation (HM60P)

Location: Chamblee, GA 30341 Dekalb County
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N 33° 53.095', W 84° 17.077'

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July 18, 1864. The marching columns of the Army of the Tenn. (US), having diverged 5.5 mi. N.W., rejoined here when Dodge's 16th A.C. moved E. from Old Cross Keys to Rainey's. Blair's 17th A.C. moved 1.75 mi. S. on old Shallow Ford rd. & camped at Blake's Mill, N. Fork Peachtree Cr.; Dodge's 16th, 1 mi. S. (at Candler Rd.) with headquarters at the Rainey house.

Logan's 15th A.C. moved S.E. from here to Browning's Court House (TUCKER) to support Gen. Garrard's cav. in a foray on the Georgia R.R. at Stone Mtn. Logan's route was approximately the present day Chamblee-Tucker Rd. via Antioch and Pleasant Hill churches.
HM NumberHM60P
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number044-8
Year Placed1954
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 10:54am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 751133 N 3752715
Decimal Degrees33.88491667, -84.28461667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 53.095', W 84° 17.077'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 53' 5.70" N, 84° 17' 4.62" W
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Area Code(s)678, 770, 404
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2515 Chamblee Tucker Rd, Chamblee GA 30341, US
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