Marks' Mills State Park


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Marks' Mills State Park


Location:Southeast of Fordyce at the junction of AR 97 and AR 8.
Facilities:Interpretive exhibits, picnic sites.
Special Features:Marks' Mills is one of three Civil War battlegrounds in south central Arkansas that were part of the Union Army's Red River Campaign, the purpose of which was to take Texas away from the Confederate troops. The other two battlegrounds are Jenkins' Ferry State Park and Poison Spring State Park (see separate listings).
Address:c/o Arkansas State Parks
1 Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201

Phone:888-287-2757
Web: www.arkansasstateparks.com/parks/park.asp?id=29
Size: 6.2 acres.

See other parks in Arkansas.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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Marks' Mills State Park One of three Civil War park sites (with Poison Spring and Jenkins' Ferry) that make up the Red River Campaign.