Locate It: Fort Frederica National Monument

Georgia Coast

Fort Frederica National Monument

Georgia’s fate was decided in 1742 when Spanish and British forces clashed on St. Simons Island. Fort Frederica’s troops defeated the Spanish, ensuring Georgia’s future as a British colony. Today, the archaeological remnants of Frederica are protected by the National Park Service.

6515 Frederica Rd.
St. Simons Island, GA 31522

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