1. mi. SSW of Pensacola Pass
Pensacola, Florida

Historic Document

USS MASSACHUSETTS--BB-2 (shipwreck) is located in Escambia County, Florida certified as a historic location on Thursday May 31, 2001. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Water-Related. USS MASSACHUSETTS--BB-2 (shipwreck) was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Military, Maritime History, Architecture, Engineering, Historic - Non-Aboriginal.

USS MASSACHUSETTS--BB-2 (shipwreck) Information

Other Name: USS MASSACHUSETTS State Underwater Archeological Preserve; ES1898
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Site
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1893, 1921
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: William Cramp & Sons
Architectural Style: pre Dreadnaught battleship
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site

USS MASSACHUSETTS--BB-2 (shipwreck) 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:
Pensacola Historic Locations Escambia County Historic Locations Florida Historic Locations