Gen. J. D. Cox's Div. To Old Cross Keys

Gen. J. D. Cox's Div. To Old Cross Keys (HM6YH)

Location: Sandy Springs, GA 30328 Fulton County
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N 33° 55.456', W 84° 22.567'

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Maj. Gen. J. M. Schofield`s 23d A.C. (US) having crossed the Chattahoochee July 8, 1864, remained near Isom`s Ferry until the 17th. On that day the corps moved toward Sandy Springs (on Mt. Vernon Rd.). Hascall`s div. turned S. (on Long Island Drive) to Mt. Paran Road.

Schofield, in person, with Cox`s div., passing Sandy Springs, turned S. E. at this point (on Johnson Bridge Rd.) & (via Chamblee Rd.) moved toward Nancy`s Creek & Old Cross Keys. Late afternoon, Cox contacted Hascall`s div. at Burdett`s farm (Mt. Paran Rd.) & Dodge`s 16th A. C. approaching Old Cross Keys from Roswell.
HM NumberHM6YH
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number060-12
Year Placed1954
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 11:55pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 742556 N 3756859
Decimal Degrees33.92426667, -84.37611667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 55.456', W 84° 22.567'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 55' 27.36" N, 84° 22' 34.02" W
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Area Code(s)404, 678, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 330-374 Johnson Ferry Rd NE, Sandy Springs GA 30328, US
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