Vamar Shipwreck Site

3.7 mi. offshore Mexico Beach
Mexico Beach, Florida

Historic Document

Vamar Shipwreck Site is located in Bay County, Florida certified as a historic location on Monday April 10, 2006. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Water-Related. Vamar Shipwreck Site was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Information Potential and its significance in Historic - Non-Aboriginal.

Vamar Shipwreck Site Information

Other Name: Kilmarnock; Eleanor Bolling; Vamar State Underwater Archaeolgical Preserve
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Site
Cultural Affiliation: British, American, Panamanian
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1928, 1930
Level of Governmental Significance: National, State, Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smiths Dock Co.
Architectural Style: 20th Century steam vessel
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Vamar Shipwreck Site Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 1
Related Sections:
Mexico Beach Historic Locations Bay County Historic Locations Florida Historic Locations