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The River Line Historic Area embraces historic and natural resources West of the Chattahoochee River to unite the community as a place of distinction linking Vinings, Smyrna, and Mableton, Georgia

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River Line Historic Area
Neighborhoods with historic features 



Olde Ivy at Vinings


Atlanta Road


Log Cabin Road


(inside I-285)


Shoupade preserved

Park Avenue


 The Views at Park Avenue




Oakdale Road


 Fort Drive






River Line Historic Area street signs


2 shoupades and 1 artillery redan with connecting trenches
Living with History, Johnston's River Line 1864 (large document, 2 pages, 34 MB) 
produced by Pulte Homes


Evolution of Shoupade Park during the threat of development

Cannon donated by Easlan Capital

not yet installed


The Regency at Oakdale Ridge 



 Oakdale Road




River Line Historic Area street signs


River Line Crossing




Oakdale Road



Subdivision named for historic area
2 fortification earthwork features preserved
 Johnston's Crossing



Roberts Drive




Subdivision named for historic area





Riverline Hill



Oakdale Road



Historic subdivision name


RLHA logo featured on entrance monument


Historic street names:   Sharp Drive & Abatis Way


Historic interpretative sign at entrance


3 rifle pits preserved



The Enclave at Oakdale


 Oakdale Bluffs



Oakdale Road


 Dickerson Road


 Veterans Memorial Hwy



River Line Historic Area street signs
Shoupade preserved, fenced with interpretive sign and accessible to the public
 at the City of Smyrna's River Line Park.





Veterans Memorial Hwy.


 Discovery Blvd.




River Line Historic Area street signs


Historic subdivision name


River Line display in club house




 Veterans Memorial Hwy. and

 Queen Mill






2001 Providence zoning, page 4, "Historic Preservation"

Cobb County requests preservation of Civil War trench, addition of interpretive sign, and walking trail access to passive recreation area.


2003 August 25 Georgia Militia fort and trench next to club house   

(no public access)


2008 Letter confirms preservation of the Georgia Militia fort next to the club house

(no public access)


Providence River Line Historic Area Ambassadors

Alyssia and Branson Wright 

Anselm Griffen       



Registry Oaks

Buckner Road

Federal trench preserved.  (No public access)