Pine Mountain

Pine Mountain (HMBKU)

Location: Kennesaw, GA 30152 Cobb County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 59.342', W 84° 38.714'

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June 10, 1864. The 4th A. C. moved from Mars Hill Ch. to position along this road facing S. toward Pine Mtn.— highest point between Lost & Kennesaw Mtns. The 14th A. C. was on the left; the 20th on the right.

PIne Mtn. was fortified and held as an outpost of the main Confederate line 1.25 miles S. — the line that extended from Lost Mtn. to Brushy Mtn. — June 5-15.

June 14. Generals Johnston, Hardee, & Polk, while observing Federal lines from Pine Mtn., were fired on by 4th & 20th Corps batteries, Gen. Leonidas Polk was killed by a shell.
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HM NumberHMBKU
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number033-24
Year Placed1978
Placed ByGeorgia Department of Natural Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 6:31am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 717508 N 3763439
Decimal Degrees33.98903333, -84.64523333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 59.342', W 84° 38.714'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 59' 20.52" N, 84° 38' 42.84" W
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Area Code(s)678, 404, 770
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1441-1471 Beaumont Dr NW, Kennesaw GA 30152, US
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