Historic Markers Across Georgia



Frederica - Oglethorpe



Marker ID: GSCD 
Location: at Fort Frederica National Monument on Mimosa Dr., Saint Simons Island, GA
County: Glynn
Coordinates: N 31° 13.428    W 081° 23.601
  31.2238    -81.39335
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
Frederica - Oglethorpe Marker  



Text:

This remnant is all
that time has spared of the
citadel of the town of Frederica
built by
General Oglethorpe
A.D. 1736
As an outpost against
The Spanish in Florida



Erected 1904 by The Georgia Society of Colonial Dames of America.



 

Frederica - Oglethorpe

Notes:

More information:
NPS - Fort Frederica National Monument
NPS - Fort Frederica National Monument
Wikipedia - Fort Frederica National Monument
Explore Georgia - Fort Frederica National Monument - Saint Simons Island, GA

 

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