Fort Southerland Park


Fort Southerland Park

Region: Timberlands

County: Ouachita

Fort Southerland (also known as Fort Diamond) at Fort Southerland Park on Bradley Ferry Road in Camden was part of the formidable fortifications started by Confederate troops and improved by Federal soldiers during their occupation of the city in 1864. Fort Southerland is accessible to the public and interpreted through markers at the site.
 
Open daily from dawn to dusk.
 
From I-30 at Prescott take State Highway 24 east to Camden; turn from Highway 24 onto State Highway 4 Spur and follow 4 Spur and U.S. Highway 79 to Bradley Ferry Road. Site is located 2 blocks down on left.

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