Fort Caroline


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Caroline, Fort:

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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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Today, Fort Caroline National Memorial is a unit of the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve.
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.
And Florida's French colonial history is preserved at the Fort Caroline National Memorial.
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The Lonnie Wurn ramp is on the cove itself off Ferber Road in the Fort Caroline Club Estates neighborhood.
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