Goldsborough Bridge Battlefield


Railroad bridge over the Neuse River at Goldsboro

Parking area on Old Mt Olive Highway SE, just south of Route 13/117, Dudley NC 28333

Outnumbered Confederates fighting to preserve this important Neuse River railroad bridge were swept aside Dec 17, 1862, as Gen. John Foster reached one of his objectives in a long winter raid. Some of the battlefield is preserved with an interpreted walking trail. Self-guided walking tours.

Open daylight hours. Free.