Centuries old conflict decided on St. Simons Island.
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 archeological remnants of Frederica are protected by the National Park Service.Read More
Did You Know?
Spanish Moss is not a parasite; it is an air plant, and does NOT receive any nutrients from the trees it hangs from. Fort Frederica National Monument, Georgia