Rough and Ready Tavern

Rough and Ready Tavern (HMC16)

Location: Atlanta, GA 30354 Clayton County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 38.752', W 84° 23.418'

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Here stood the Rough and Ready Tavern or Old Bagley House which was at different times a residence, tavern, general store, arsenal & probably headquarters of Gen. Hardee Aug. 30, 1864. To this place, mentioned in "Gone With The Wind," the people of Atlanta were evacuated for further transport south. At Rough and Ready Station on the Macon & Western R.R. stood a water tank & wood shed for the engines. Fed. troops cut the railroad 1 mile below here Aug. 31, 1864, completing the isolation of Atlanta. Timbers from the Tavern, torn down in 1917, serve as sills in the nearby McBrayer house.
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HM NumberHMC16
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number031-2
Year Placed1954
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 2:13pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 742028 N 3725946
Decimal Degrees33.64586667, -84.39030000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 38.752', W 84° 23.418'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 38' 45.12" N, 84° 23' 25.08" W
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Area Code(s)404, 770, 678
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4000 Old Dixie Rd, Atlanta GA 30354, US
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