El Rubi Shipwreck Site

4 mi. offshore Plantation Key
Tavernier, Florida

Historic Document

El Rubi Shipwreck Site is located in Monroe County, Florida certified as a historic location on Thursday June 15, 2006. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Water-Related. El Rubi Shipwreck Site was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Information Potential and its significance in Historic - Non-Aboriginal.

El Rubi Shipwreck Site Information

Other Name: 1733 Spanish Plate Fleet Shipwrecks MPS
Other Name: Capitana; MO00146
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Site
Cultural Affiliation: First Spanish Period
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1733
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architectural Style: 18th Century Galleon
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

El Rubi 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: 0
Related Sections:
Tavernier Historic Locations Monroe County Historic Locations Florida Historic Locations