Darby Plantation

Darby Plantation (HMBKO)

Location: Marietta, GA 30064 Cobb County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 57.167', W 84° 38.967'

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The old Marietta Rd. joined the Sandtown Rd. here — 1864.

June 17-19. Geary's (2d) Div., 20th A.C., supporting 13th N.Y. & Pa. E batteries, were N. of rd. & Cox's (3d) Div. 23d. A.C., supporting 1st Ohio Bat. D. [US] were S. of rd. — in area from Darby house to Mud Cr.

The artillery duel with Cleburne [CS] on high ridge E. of creek & Geary's [US] rain-soaked infantry in flooded area next to stream, are a part of the annals.

On 19th, Cleburne [CS] moved E. followed by 20th A.C. 23d A.C. moved S. on this rd. — a march that broke the Kennesaw stalemate.
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number033-7
Year Placed1952
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 9:08am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 717211 N 3759410
Decimal Degrees33.95278333, -84.64945000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 57.167', W 84° 38.967'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 57' 10.02" N, 84° 38' 58.02" W
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2782 Bob Cox Rd, Marietta GA 30064, US
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