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(10-02) Pilings of the original Western & Atlantic railroad bridge over the Etowah River south of Cassville (and Cartersville). Johnston burned the bridge as he retreated and it was rebuilt downstream. During the locomotive chase Andrews erred in not burning this bridge or destroying the small engine he saw on a siding nearby. His pursuers, arriving on a handcar, were able to appropriate the engine and give chase
 
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(10-02) Sherman built a blockhouse on this hill to defend the railroad
 
Panorama: Blockhouse and wartime bridge site

     
 

(5-03) Ruins of Coopers Furnace. Destroyed May 22, 1864 by Sherman's forces. The Cooper Iron Works included a rolling mill, nail factory and flour mill
 
Photo by Scott Jackson, GA

 

(5-03) Cooper Iron Works
 
Scott Jackson

  
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