A Clash Of Cultures

A Clash Of Cultures (HM17E0)

Location: Saint Simons Island, GA 31522 Glynn County
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Country: United States of America
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N 31° 9.398', W 81° 22.772'

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The skirmish at Bloody Marsh was more than a battle.It was a clash of cultures - each vying for control ofwhat is now the southeastern United States.
Soldiers from Hispanic colonies in the New Worldfought under the Spanish banner, with the help ofIndians and emancipated blacks from Florida. Britishdefenders included English and Scottish immigrantsand friendly Southeastern Indians. The British coalition fought effectively, and defeated the invading Spanish army of St. Simon Island.
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HM NumberHM17E0
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Placed ByFort Frederica National Monument
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Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 7:16am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 463826 N 3447023
Decimal Degrees31.15663333, -81.37953333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 9.398', W 81° 22.772'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 9' 23.88" N, 81° 22' 46.32" W
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Area Code(s)912
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1806 Old Demere Rd, Saint Simons Island GA 31522, US
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