Augustus Hurt House

Augustus Hurt House (HM6MD)

Location: Atlanta, GA 30307 Fulton County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 46.001', W 84° 21.346'

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200 yds. N.E. stood the plantation residence of Augustus F. Hurt (1830-1921), built 1858 and razed by Federal forces, 1864; erroneously cited in Official Records as the Howard house.July 22, 1864. 4th & 23d A.C. troops, in line with Federal advances on Atlanta, occupied this hill, having marched via old Williams Mill Rd. Sherman, together with Howard & Schofield, maintained command posts here during the afternoon while McPherson's Army of the Tennessee fought defensively at & S. of the Ga. R.R. where two of Hood's corps (CS) attacked it. Here, McPherson's body was brought from the battlefield enroute to burial at Clyde, Ohio.
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HM NumberHM6MD
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number060-79
Year Placed1956
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 4:05am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 744888 N 3739428
Decimal Degrees33.76668333, -84.35576667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 46.001', W 84° 21.346'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 46' 0.06" N, 84° 21' 20.76" W
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Area Code(s)404, 770, 678
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 800-976 Albion Ave NE, Atlanta GA 30307, US
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