Fort Caroline


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Caroline, Fort:

see Fort CarolineFort Caroline,
settlement near the mouth of the St. Johns River, NE Fla.; est. 1564 by French Huguenots under René de Laudonnière. A Spanish force led by Pedro Menéndez de Avilés attacked the fort in 1565, killed most of the colonists, and renamed the
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See also: National Parks and Monuments (table)National Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Fort Caroline,

settlement near the mouth of the St. Johns River, NE Fla.; est. 1564 by French Huguenots under René de Laudonnière. A Spanish force led by Pedro Menéndez de Avilés attacked the fort in 1565, killed most of the colonists, and renamed the fort San Mateo. This was avenged by a French force led by Dominique de Gourgues, who in 1568 wiped out the garrison at San Mateo. Fort Caroline National Memorial includes a replica of the original fort (see National Parks and MonumentsNational Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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They plan to protect and manage the fort as a public space and a compliment to the Fort Caroline National Monument.
As a general rule of thumb if it's been overly rainy you will want to try any dock you can access between The Fuller Warren Bridge and Fort Caroline.
Schools: Northwestern Middle School #155, Jefferson Davis Middle School #216, Crystal Springs Elementary School #226 and Fort Caroline Middle School #238.
Fort Caroline National Memorial Jacksonville, (904) 641-7155.
In 1564, the French had constructed Fort Caroline nearby (see "Fort Caroline", page 38), and Menendez set about successfully forcing them out of the region.
Today, Fort Caroline National Memorial is a unit of the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve.
Will whoever has the Little Red Riding Hood film please bring it to the office" came the message over the intercom from Barbara Langley, the principal of Fort Caroline Elementary School, in Jacksonville.
On Wednesday of the week before the incident at Fort Caroline, a man had approached a 9-year-old girl and other children at the Les Chateaux Condominiums, a short distance from the school.
Fort Caroline was destroyed by the Spanish under Menendez, who massacred most of its inhabitants.
And Florida's French colonial history is preserved at the Fort Caroline National Memorial.
To the south, the shoreline includes the Arlington and Fort Caroline residential areas.
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