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SP-2221
ex-Richmond (SP 2221)


Tug:

  • Built in 1891 as Pier at Buffalo, NY
  • Renamed Richmond
  • Acquired by the Navy and placed in service 9 April 1918
  • Renamed SP-2221 later in 1918
  • Struck from the Navy Register 29 September 1919
  • Sold 18 December 1919
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 99 t.
  • Length 100'
  • Beam 18'
  • Draft 10' 6"
  • Speed 12.1 kts.
  • Complement 11
  • Propulsion: One Babcock and Wilcox boiler, one 400hp vertical triple expansion steam engine, one shaft.
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