Howard's 4th A.C. Line

Howard's 4th A.C. Line (HMBOQ)

Location: Atlanta, GA 30327 Fulton County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 53.907', W 84° 25.587'

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These troops [US], having crossed the river at & near Power's Ferry July 12, 13, 1864, occupied an intrenched line on this ridge facing S.E. until the 18th ~ the rt. resting on the river, the left near Crossroads Church. Stanley's & Newton's men built a trestle bridge at the island July 14, 16, to replace the pontoon required at Pace's Ferry.

July 17. Wood's div. left this line & marched 3 mi. S. to Pace's Ferry to cover the crossing of the 14th A.C. from the Cobb County side. Wood's route to & from Pace's was in the difficult terrain between the river & Mt. Paran Road; the division returned that evening.
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number060-14
Year Placed1954
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
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Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 10:56pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 737974 N 3753878
Decimal Degrees33.89845000, -84.42645000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 53.907', W 84° 25.587'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 53' 54.42" N, 84° 25' 35.22" W
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5210 Northside Dr NW, Atlanta GA 30327, US
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