USS MONITOR

USS MONITOR

Class: Monitor turreted warshipLaunched: January 30, 1862At: Greenpoint, New YorkCommissioned: February 25, 1862Length: 172 feetBeam: 41.4 feetDraft: 9.5 feetDisplacement: 1,038 tonsArmament: Two eleven-inch Dahlgren gunsAddress:The Mariners' Museum100 Mus... read more

LIGHTSHIP Portsmouth (LV 101 then WAL 524)

LIGHTSHIP Portsmouth (LV 101 then WAL 524)

Built: 1915 At: Pusey & Jones, Wilmington, DE Length: 101 feet 10 inches Beam: 25 feet Draft: 11 feet 4 inches Displacement: 360 tons Illumination Apparatus: 500mm lens with six flash panels Fog Signal: 6" air siren, submarine bell, hand operated bell Propulsion: One 200 HP Meitz & W... read more

USS WISCONSIN (BB-64)

USS WISCONSIN (BB-64)

Class: Iowa Battleship Launched: 7 December 1943 At: Philadelphia Navy Yard, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Commissioned: 16 April 1944Length: 887 feet, 3 inches Beam: 108 feet, 2 inches Draft: 36 feet, Max. Displacement: 57,500 tons (1988 Full Load) Armament: (1988) Nine 16"/50 cal. guns; tw... read more