LIGHTSHIP CHESAPEAKE (LV-116, WAL-538)

LIGHTSHIP CHESAPEAKE (LV-116, WAL-538)

Class: LV-100 Lightship Built: 1930 At: Charleston Drydock and Machine Company, Charleston, South Carolina Length: 133 feet Beam: 30 feet Draft: 13 feet Displacement: 633 tons Complement: 5 officers, 1 cook, 10 seaman Signals: 375mm, 13,000 candlepower electric lens lantern at each masthea... read more

UNITED STATES SLOOP OF WAR CONSTELLATION

UNITED STATES SLOOP OF WAR CONSTELLATION

Type: Sloop of War Launched: August 26, 1854 At: Gosport Navy Yard, Portsmouth, Virginia Commissioned: July 28, 1855 Length: 176 feet (between perpendiculars) Beam: 40 feet, 6 inches (molded beam) Draft: 21 feet Displacement: 1,400 tons Armament (1862): Gun Deck (Main battery): Sixteen 8 i... read more

SS JOHN W. BROWN

SS JOHN W. BROWN

Class: EC2-S-C1 Type Liberty Ship Launched: September 7, 1942 At: Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard, Baltimore, Maryland Length: 441 feet, 7 inches Beam:57 feet Draft: 27 feet, 9 inches Displacement: 14,245 tons Gross Tonnage: 7,176 tons Deadweight Tonnage: 10,920 long tons Arm... read more

USCGC TANEY (WHEC-37)

USCGC TANEY (WHEC-37)

Class: Secretary Cutter Launched: June 3, 1936 At: Philadelphia Navy Yard, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Length: 327 feet Beam: 41 feet, 2 inches Draft: 15 feet, 3 inches Displacement: 2,560 tons Armament: One 5-inch/38 caliber gun (1986) Address: Baltimore Maritime Museum 802 S. Carolin... read more

USS Torsk (SS-423)

USS Torsk (SS-423)

Class: Tench Submarine Launched: September 6, 1944 At: Portsmouth Navy Yard, Portsmouth, New Hampshire Commissioned: December 16, 1944 Length: 311 feet, 8 inches Beam: 27 feet, 3 inches Draft: 17 feet (surface trim) Displacement: 1,800 tons (surfaced) Armament: Ten 21-inch torpedo tubes ... read more