Shadnor Baptist Church

Shadnor Baptist Church (HMAWK)

Location: Union City, GA 30291 Fulton County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 34.993', W 84° 32.959'

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Organized in 1840 as New Hope Baptist Church; named changed to Shadnor, 1853. The original log structure that stood a short distance N. of present one, was a prominent landmark during the foray of Federal forces to cut the West Point R. R. in this vicinity, & the Macon R. R. at & near Jonesboro ~~ August 1864. On the 28th and 29th, several miles of the A. & W. P. R. R. were destroyed as was Shadnor Baptist Church.

On August 30, 31, the Federal armies moved E. towards Jonesboro; Howard's Army of the Tenn. from Shadnor via Bethsaida Ch.; the 14th A.C. from Red Oak via Shoal Creek Ch.: the 4th & 23d from Red Oak to Rough and Ready
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HM NumberHMAWK
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number060-169
Year Placed1958
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 11:30pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 727441 N 3718637
Decimal Degrees33.58321667, -84.54931667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 34.993', W 84° 32.959'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 34' 59.58" N, 84° 32' 57.54" W
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Area Code(s)770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6322-6328 Westbrook St, Union City GA 30291, US
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