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“Historical spot that needsTLC”
Review of Yellow Bluff Fort

Yellow Bluff Fort
Ranked #89 of 168 things to do in Jacksonville
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Columbia, South Carolina
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1,743 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 632 helpful votes
“Historical spot that needsTLC”
Reviewed 10 April 2012

stopped by while in area. Its an old site with earthworks that the south used to defend the river with. It has seen better days. Very overgrown shrubs and needs a good raking of leaves. So overgrown hard to located the earthworks.some old rusted cannons are there. They do not look like from civil war period. A marker is there as well. If your into history, especially American Civil War=go ahead and stop by while passing through Jacksonville. it's right off the east beltway. Takes 10 to 20 minutes max to walk the park and it's FREE.

Visited April 2012
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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Childhood playground”
Reviewed 28 January 2012

It seems to me this is an incorrect address for the fort but regardless, it is located in the residential area where I spent many years as a child. What wonderful memories I have running and playing on what use to be deep trenches, lush green vegetation and a little wooden bridge that we were sure housed some foreign creature from our imagination. These days, it holds my memories but has lost its appeal with some years of vandalism and a less than desirable neighborhood. Regardless, if in the neighborhood stop in for a small dose of Jacksonville history.

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