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YF-127
ex-Freight Lighter No. 127
ex-City of Yonkers (ID 1435)


Barge:

  • Built in 1884 as City of Yonkers at Athens, NY
  • Rebuilt in 1910 by Tietjen and Lang, Hoboken, NJ
  • Acquired by the Navy in 1918 from Peene Brothers, Yonkers, NY
  • and designated Freight Lighter No. 127
  • Reclassified YF-127
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 170 t.
  • Length 107'
  • Beam 28' 6"
  • Capacity 300 t.
  • Draft 8' 8"
  • Propulsion: Non-self propelled
    Complement: Six.
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