Stilesboro-Sandtown Crossroads

Stilesboro-Sandtown Crossroads (HMKJO)

Location: Kennesaw, GA 30152 Cobb County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 59.895', W 84° 40.53'

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From this vicinity was launched the 1st attacks by Sherman's forces [US] on Johnston's Kennesaw lines [CS], after withdrawal of both armies from Paulding County.

June 6, 1864. 20th A. C. [US] occupied E-W line on Stilesboro rd. (facing S.,) extending 1 mi. E. Old Mt. Olivet Ch. stood .25 mi. E; it was burned the same day.

June 9. Cox's Div. (23d A. C.) [US] took position W. along Stilesboro rd., connecting with Hascall's Div. [US] astride Burnt Hickory rd. The objective of Federal forces was Hardee's A. C. [CS] from Gilgal Ch. to Pine Mtn.
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HM NumberHMKJO
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number033-25
Year Placed1953
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 4:22pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 714689 N 3764397
Decimal Degrees33.99825000, -84.67550000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 59.895', W 84° 40.53'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 59' 53.70" N, 84° 40' 31.80" W
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1738-1792 Acworth Due West Rd NW, Kennesaw GA 30152, US
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