Site - Moon's Station

Site - Moon's Station (HM9B1)

Location: Kennesaw, GA 30144 Cobb County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 3.1', W 84° 36.921'

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A wood-shed, water-tank, siding & log house. Here, April 12, 1862, the pursuers of the Andrews Raiders [US] - Fuller, Cain & Murphy [CS], acquired apush-car from section foreman Jackson Bond, which carried them 14 mi. down grade to the Etowah River.

Oct. 3, 1864. A Federal stockade, garrisoned by 84 officers & men from the 14th & 15th Ill., was located on the high ground 50 yds. E. of the track.

The stockade was attacked & captured by Reynolds? brigade, Walthall div., Stewart A. C. [CS] Loring div. captured the Acworth garrison [US], 4 mi. N., Oct. 4th.
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HM NumberHM9B1
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number033-45
Year Placed1954
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 6:05pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 720107 N 3770450
Decimal Degrees34.05166667, -84.61535000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 3.1', W 84° 36.921'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 3' 6.00" N, 84° 36' 55.26" W
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Area Code(s)678, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2223-2299 Baker Rd, Kennesaw GA 30144, US
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