|Natural Bridge Battlefield Historic State Park|
Natural Bridge not only prevented the Union capture of Tallahassee and St. Marks, it stopped a planned Federal advance on Thomasville, Georgia, that would have devastated a vast area of North Florida and South Georgia.
To learn more about the history of this Florida battle, I encourage you to visit www.exploresouthernhistory.com/nbindex.
The page includes information, photos and links that will help you learn about the Battle of Natural Bridge and also features the new mini-documentary on the history of the engagement.
To learn about other sites associated with the battle, please follow these links:
- Fort Ward (San Marcos de Apalache)
- Old Fort Park (Fort Houstoun) in Tallahassee
- St. Marks Lighthouse
- St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge
- Civil War Prison Site in Thomasville, Georgia