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Odyssey began exploring the site in April, under contract to Ira Owen Kane, the receiver for Recovery Limited Partnership (RLP). RLP is the court-appointed salvor-in-possession of the SS Central America shipwreck. 1857 SS Central America Shipwreck The Central American ship was a California Gold Rush vessel that was trapped in a hurricane in 1857. The New York-bound steamship sank about 160 miles off South Carolina, sending tons of gold to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean. The loss of the gold cargo was so massive that it shook the global economic confidence, contributing to Panic of 1857. Only about 5% of the site has been explored to date.