Pearlington in Hancock County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
H-1 Rocket Engine
Developed by Rocketdyne, the H-1 rocket engine burned liquid oxygen and propellant RP-1, a kerosene derivative. A cluster of eight H-1 engines powered the Saturn S-1B rocket's first stage, providing a total of 1.6 million pounds of thrust.
Location. 30° 18.731′ N, 89° 36.26′ W. Marker is in Pearlington, Mississippi, in Hancock County. Marker is on Discovery Circle half a mile west of State Highway 607, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Discovery Circle, Pearlington MS 39572, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. F-1 Rocket Engine (a few steps from this marker); Special Operations Craft Riverine (a few steps from this marker); TAO Buoy (a few steps from this marker); Tsunami Buoy (a few steps from this marker); Infinity Eagle (within shouting distance of this marker); Gainesville Volunteers (approx. ¼ mile away); Lunar Lander (approx. 0.3 miles away); John C. Stennis Space Center (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pearlington.
More about this marker. Located at the Infinity Science Center.
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Science & Medicine •
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