Database:   Cabbage Swamp  

Cabbage Swamp.

What: Skirmish, Col. Clarke(?) vs. Major Marc Prevost(?), 29 Jun 1778

Other names: Fort McIntosh(Brit.)

30.752098, -81.857191 Cabbage Swamp
30.7866225 -81.8389984 Kings Ferry

Maps: [map notes]


  • NBBAS:One. Not included.

  • "Florida Forts":
    Fort McIntosh
    (1777 - 1780 ?), near King's Ferry
    A British fort located south of King's Ferry on the old Oakland Plantation. The "Battle of Cabbage Swamp" was fought here in 1778.
    (NOTE: not to be confused with Patriot Fort McIntosh on the Satilla River in GA)

  • RevWar75  
    February 1777 Fort McIntosh
    June 1778 6/29/1778 Cabbage Swamp, St. Mary's River. Shown as draw.

Related sites: Fort Tonyn, Alligator Bridge

Submitted by: Patrick O'Kelley

Confidence level: 2