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US Army LCU-1504
LCU-1466 Class Landing Craft Tank:
Laid down, March 1954, at Avondale Marine Ways Inc., Westwego, LA
Launched in 1954
Placed in service in 1954
Sold in 2004 to United Dredging Corp., Delray Beach, FL.
Current Disposition, active in commercial service
Displacement 180 t.(lt), 360 t.(fl)
Length 119' (ovl.)
Speed 10 kts.
Range 700 nautical miles at 7 kts.
Cargo Capacity 150 short tons
two twin 20mm AA gun mounts, one port, one starboard,2 .50 cal. machine guns
Armor 2 1/2" wheelhouse, 2" gun shield
As Built - three Grey Marine Diesels, 3 shafts, Shaft horsepower 675 bhp per shaft
2004 Modification - three GM-671 engines and two 40Kw generators
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||Ex-LCU-1504 in commercial service for United Dredging Corp., circa 2004.
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There is no DANFS history record for LCU-1504 available at NavSource
Last Updated 8 January 2010
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