"1000 Pounder"This bell, salvaged from a sunken sea buoy at the Charleston Harbor entrance channel, was minted in 1911 for the U.S. Lighthouse Service (USLHS). The 1000 Pounders were used as fog signals on harbor entrance buoys, on lightships, and at some lighthouses.
|Placed By||Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse Museum|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 9:15pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17R E 506996 N 3216895|
|Decimal Degrees||29.08040000, -80.92811667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 4.824', W 80° 55.687'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 4' 49.44" N, 80° 55' 41.22" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4931 S Peninsula Dr, Ponce Inlet FL 32127, US|
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