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Patapsco (III)

  • A privateer bottled up in Chesapeake Bay by British blockaders during the War of 1812
  • Hired by the Navy for service as a lookout in the lower bay to warn of British raids and to discourage attacks against American shipping in the Bay
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement unknown
    Length 101'
    Beam 25'
    Depth of Hold 11'5"
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament one gun
    Propulsion sail

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