In 1864, this covered structure spanned the Etowah River on the plantation of Andrew F. Woolley, 0.5 mi. S. Next to the river was the Rome - Kingston R.R. discontinued, 1943.
May 19, McPherson Army of the Tenn. (15th & 16th Corps) [US] arched from Barnsley and camped on the Woolley Plantation. This right wing of Sherman advance, Kingston to Dallas, — crossed the river, May 23d.
October 11, while encamped on the Woolley Plantation, the Ohio soldiers of the 23d [US] Corps, voted in a State Election.