Old Belleview

Old Belleview (HMP1V)

Location: Woodland, GA 31836 Talbot County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 46.204', W 84° 33.467'

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Ante-bellum settlement on the Old Alabama Rd., between the Chattahoochee at Columbus & the Flint River at the Double Bridges.

Columbus was seized by Federal Cav. under Gen. James H. Wilson, April 16, 1865. The next day Minty's div. was sent forward to secure the Flint River crossing at Double Bridges. This was done by the 4th Michigan & 3d Ohio Cav., Col B. D. Pritchard comdg., after a rapid night march & a surprise attack, early the 18th.

The rest of Wilson's forces left Columbus that day, following Minty's div. via Talbotton, Belleview, Pleasant Hill, Double Bridges, Thomaston, Culloden — Macon their destination.
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HM NumberHMP1V
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number130-3
Year Placed1956
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 5:10am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 728760 N 3628436
Decimal Degrees32.77006667, -84.55778333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 46.204', W 84° 33.467'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 46' 12.24" N, 84° 33' 28.02" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6736 GA-36, Woodland GA 31836, US
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