(formerly Eleanor Bolling)Built in 1919 for the British Navy, this 170-foot steamer originally was christened Kilmarnock. Admiral Richard E. Byrd purchased the ship for use in his Antarctic expedition of 1928-30 and renamed her Eleanor Bolling in honor of his mother.
|Placed By||State Underwater Archaeological Preserve|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 7:34am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16R E 651691 N 3314673|
|Decimal Degrees||29.95351667, -85.42805000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 57.211', W 85° 25.683'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 57' 12.66" N, 85° 25' 40.98" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 102 Canal Pkwy, Mexico Beach FL 32456, US|
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