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Algonquin


Gunboat:
  • Laid Down, date unknown, at New York Navy Yard
  • Launched, 21 December 1863
  • Failed trials due to poor machinery, never commissioned
  • Sold, 21 October 1869
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement unknown
    Length unknown
    Beam unknown
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament
    Propulsion steam

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    Algonquin 98k The start of the Naval race between USS Winooski and Algonquin, at New York, 13 February 1866. The race was conducted to determine the relative merits of their machinery. Sketched by B.S. Osbon.
    US Naval History and Heritage Command photo # NH 57269.
    Robert Hurst

    Algonquin
    Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (DANFS)
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