Training Area of the U.S. Marine Corps Amphibian Tractor (Alligator)

Training Area of the U.S. Marine Corps Amphibian Tractor (Alligator) (HM29KN)

Location: Dunedin, FL 34698 Pinellas County
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Country: United States of America
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N 28° 2.447', W 82° 47.014'

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In this area between Curlew and Cedar Creek along St. Joseph Sound during the month of August, 1941, the first Alligator, which was designed by Donald Roebling and built in Dunedin, was received and launched by elements of the U.S. Marine Corps four Amphibian Tractor Battalions.
HM NumberHM29KN
Placed ByMarine Corps League, Morris F. Dixon Detachment of Clearwater and the Dunedin Historical Society
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Date Added Friday, July 20th, 2018 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 324685 N 3103003
Decimal Degrees28.04078333, -82.78356667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 28° 2.447', W 82° 47.014'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds28° 2' 26.82" N, 82° 47' 0.84000000000017" W
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Area Code(s)813, 727
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2 Palm Blvd, Dunedin FL 34698, US
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