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Herreshoff #309 (SP 1218)


Herreshoff #309, a motor patrol boat, was designed and built for the government use by Herreshoff Manufacturing Company, Bristol, RI in 1917; Leased by the Navy, 26 October 1917; Commissioned USS Herreshoff #309
(SP 1218)
, 15 November 1917; Decommissioned, (date unknown). Returned to her owner, 31 December 1918. Fate unknown.
Specifications: Displacement 25 t.; Length 80'; Beam 12' 6"; Draft 3' 6"; Speed 17 kts.; Complement unknown; Armament one 3-pounder, one 1-pounder; Propulsion, unknown.
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Herreshoff #309 53k Underway during trials off Rhode Island, 1917.
USN Photograph NH 68206
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Herreshoff #309 77k Underway, circa 1917-18. USN Photograph NH 101788 Naval Historical Center

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