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USF Montgomery (I)

  • One of the first 13 frigates authorized by the Continental Congress 13 December 1775
  • Built by Lancaster Burling at Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
  • Launched late in October 1776
  • Because of the British capture of New York City and the closing of the Hudson River, was never completed
  • Final Disposition, burned to prevent capture 6 October 1777
    Displacement unknown
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    twenty-four guns
    Propulsion sail

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