Featherston's Brigade

Featherston's Brigade (HMAOT)

Location: Atlanta, GA 30309 Fulton County
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N 33° 48.375', W 84° 23.944'

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Gen. W.S. Featherston's Mississippi brigade of Loring's div., Stewart's A.C., [CS] together with Scott's brigade (on his left), advanced from trenches at & near Loring's Hill, .9 miles S.W. Traversing a broken area of tangled forest, the brigade crossed Tanyard Branch under fire from Geary's batteries west of it & struck Collier Road in this sector.

Dislodging Coburn's skirmishers ~ the 22d Wis. posted behind rail barricades at the S. side of the rd., the brigade moved down the slope N. toward Coburn's & Wood's positions. Pressed back to the abandoned barricades, front & flank attacks forced its withdrawal.
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number060-35
Year Placed1955
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 7:49pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 740766 N 3743715
Decimal Degrees33.80625000, -84.39906667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 48.375', W 84° 23.944'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 48' 22.50" N, 84° 23' 56.64" W
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Area Code(s)404, 678, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1860-1886 Ardmore Rd NW, Atlanta GA 30309, US
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