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Dimensions 244'9 (U) 227'3 (bp) x 36'6 x 13'8, d20'9 Machinery Side wheels, 1 side-lever engine (85 x 8'), 4 boilers. 13 knots Armament 2-32pdr, 2-12pdr MLR (Dec 1861) 8-32pdr 57, 1-20pdr MLR (Aug 1863) 1-100pdr MLR, 1-30pdr MLR, 1-20pdr _MLR, 6-8 SB (Nov 1864) less 2-8 SB 63_ Notes Chartered 25 Apr 1861, purchased 12 Aug 1861. Wood hull, two funnels, two masts. Formerly operated by New York, Havana, and Mobile Line. Service record NAtlBS 1862. Search for Confederate raiders 1862-63. Went...

List of shipbuilders

Archibald Denny, Dumbarton, Scotland Aitken & Mansel, Greenock, Scotland G.B. Allen & Co., St. Louis, Mo. James Ash, Millwall, London, England Barclay Curle & Co., Whiteinch, Glasgow, Scotland Jacob Birely, Kensington, Philadelphia, Pa. Jacob Birely & John W. Lynn, Philadelphia, Pa. Boston Navy Yard, Charlestown, Boston, Mass. Boston Locomotive Works, Boston, Mass. Caird & Co. Ltd., Greenock, Scotland Cobb & Fields, Jersey City, N.J. Columbus Navy Yard (CSN), Columbus, Ga....

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Service record Captured while building, 1865, and taken to Norfolk. Later history Merchant Alexander Oldham, 1865. Lost cause unknown 1873. Georgia Savannah, Ga. Mar 1862 May 1862 Jul 1862 Dimensions 250' x 60' Complement 200 Armament 4 to 9 guns Notes Ironclad floating battery. Also known as State of Georgia and Ladies' Ram. Service record Defense of Savannah 1863-64. Destroyed to prevent capture at Savannah, 21 Dec 1864. Halifax Halifax, N.C. 1865 never Notes Steamer. Converted from towboat....

Screw Frigates

Dimensions 265' wl x 53'8 x 24'3 Machinery 1 screw, 2-cyl. horizontal back-acting condensing engine 68 x 3'6 , 4 boilers, IHP 2,065, 10 knots Atlantic Complement 228 Armament 4-100pdr MLR, 1-11 SB, 34-9 SB._ Notes Officially considered to be the rebuilt 74-gun ship-of-the-line of 1814, authorized 1853. Ship rig. Engines designed by Isherwood. Ordered 1863. Service record European Sqn 1867-71. N. Atlantic 1873. European Sqn 187476. Receiving Ship, Norfolk NYd...

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Gardner, East Boston, Mass. A. Mehaffy amp Co., Portsmouth, Va. Gatz McClune amp Co., St. Louis, Mo. Merrick amp Sons, Philadelphia, Pa. Merrick amp Towne, Philadelphia, Pa. Gildersleeve amp Sons Portland , East Haddam, Conn. William C. Miller, Liverpool, England E.G. amp W.H. Goodspeed, East Haddam, Conn. Moore amp Richardson, Cincinnati, Ohio George Greenman amp Co., Mystic, Conn. J.P. Morris amp Co., Philadelphia, Pa. Morris Towne amp Co., Philadelphia, Pa. James Murphy, New...

England Xnx Page

Murray amp Hazelhurst, Baltimore, Md. Hazelhurst amp Wiegard, Baltimore, Md. Hews amp Philips, Belfast, Ireland R. Napier amp Sons Ltd., Dalmuir, Glasgow, Scotland Robert Hickson amp Co., Belfast, Ireland Neafie amp Levy, Philadelphia, Pa. Neilson amp Co., Glasgow, Scotland Hillman amp Streaker, Philadelphia, Pa. J.M. Hood, Somerset, Mass. amp Bristol, R.I. John Hughes amp Co., Bayou St. John, La. A. amp J. Inglis Ltd., Glasgow, Scotland George W. Jackman, Jr., Newburyport, Mass. T.R. Oswald...

Mlr

Note Sometime slaver seized at Key West May 1861. Service record EGulfBS 1861-65. Sold 28 Jun 1865. Ships captured Belle, 15 Jul 1861 Ranger, 25 Mar 1863 Annie B, 17 Apr 1863. Later history Merchant Wanderer, 1865. Lost off Cape Maisi, Cuba, 21 Jan 1871. Later USS Velocity. Later USS Calhoun. ex-Memphis,ex-Camilla, ex-America Anaea