Dry Tortugas National ParkIn 1898, the U.S. battleship Maine sailed from this anchorage to her destruction in La Habana harbor. "Remember the Maine" became the rallying cry for the Spanish-American War that followed. The anchorage served the navy through World War I.
|Placed By||National Park Service, US Department of Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 1:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17R E 310368 N 2725027|
|Decimal Degrees||24.62780000, -82.87340000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 24° 37.668', W 82° 52.404'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||24° 37' 40.08" N, 82° 52' 24.24" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near Unnamed Road, Key West FL 33040, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|
Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.