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Section Patrol Craft Photo Archive
Audwin (SP 451)
Katherine call sign (1933):
William - Negative - Baker - Negative
Audwin served both the U. S. Navy and the Coast & Geodetic Survey
Motorboat:Built in 1911 by the New York Yacht, Launch and Engine Co., Morris Heights, NYAcquired by the Navy 30 June 1917Commissioned 5 November 1917Decommissioned, struck from the Navy list 27 March 1919 and transferred to the Coast and Geodetic Survey the same daySold in 1927 to P. H. McCue of Seattle, WA as the fishing boat KatherineFate unknown.
Specifications:Displacement 12.5 t.1931 - 28 t.Length 60'1931 - 56.2'Beam 12' 6"1931 - 12.9'Draft 3' 4"1931 - 5.5'Speed 9 kts.Complement: Nine1931 - TwoArmament: One 1-pounder and one machine gunPropulsion: One 45hp 4-cylinder 20th Century gasoline engine, one shaft.
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|| Photographed prior to World War I
U.S. Navy photo NH 100649
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