Hascall's Div. Camped

Hascall's Div. Camped (HMBP3)

Location: Atlanta, GA 30327 Fulton County
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N 33° 53.519', W 84° 23.518'

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Brig. Gen. Milo Hascall's (2d) div., 23d A. C., having crossed the Chattahoochee River at Isom's Ferry (mouth of Soap Cr.), July 8, 1864, reached this point, evening July 17. This date marked the initial Federal moves upon Atlanta.

Hascall's march was by routes now known as Mt. Vernon Rd. & Long Island Dr. — the Thomas Burdett farm being one of the landmarks cited in records as Hascall's camping place.

Hascall's position here was by way of occupying the gap between the 4th A. C. at Crossroads Ch & Cox's div. on Nancy's Cr. near Old Cross Keys. July 18, Hascall moved N. E. to join Cox; the 4th A.C., S. E. on Power's Fy. Rd. to Buckhead.
HM NumberHMBP3
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number060-11
Year Placed1954
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 3:41am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 741182 N 3753241
Decimal Degrees33.89198333, -84.39196667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 53.519', W 84° 23.518'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 53' 31.14" N, 84° 23' 31.08" W
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 156 Mt Paran Rd NW, Atlanta GA 30327, US
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