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Goldsboro Bridge Battlefield

Address: Old Mount Olive Hwy, S of US 117, Goldsboro, NC
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Ranked #5 of 9 Attractions in Goldsboro
Type: Battlefields, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Battlefields, Sights & Landmarks

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New Jersey
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120 reviews 120 reviews
54 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Nice, well-kept battlefield. It is small but a lot to see for it's size including where the bridge was (and new one is), the monument and flag, interpretive markers, snake rail fencing and some breastworks. Worth a 30-60 minute visit.

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Fort Walton Bea
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I wanted to get out and do something for my lunch break. I went to the Goldsboro Bridge Battlefield. It was a quaint place and one can tour it all in about 15-20 minutes. The path is well marked, just wear mosquito repellant if you go into the wooded trails.

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Magnolia, New Jersey
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129 reviews 129 reviews
48 attraction reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2010

This park is run by the county, and while it does not have the amenities that a national or state park might have, it has a well-interpreted walking trail that takes you to earthworks and the site of the old railroad bridge. Many people don't realize that Goldsboro was a key strategic point in North Carolina both in 1862, when... More 

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