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Pinafore (SP 450)


Ferry Launch: Built in 1902 by the Mare Island Navy Yard, CA; Struck from the Navy list 1 July 1920. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 14.5 t.; Length 45'; Beam 12' 3"; Draft unknown; Speed 9 kts.; Complement unknown; Armament none.


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Palos 258k Seen from left to right on the waterfront at Mare Island sometime between 18 - 31 July 1913 are Dredge No. 2, YC-29 and 30 on the seawall behind the dredge, and a small steam launch. Dart (YFB 308) and Pinafore. The yard's 40 ton dry dock crane is to the right of the dredge. The USS Palos (PG 16) was on the ways to the left of the cantilever crane and the USS Kanawha (AO 1) is on the ways to the right.
U.S. Navy photo 5396
Darryl Baker

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