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ex-Coal Barge No. 426
ex-Christiana (ID 2396)

Barge: Built in 1901 at Elkton, MD for the Southern Transportation Co. of Philadelphia, PA; Acquired by the Navy in May 1918; Placed in service as Christiana (ID 2396); Renamed Coal Barge No. 426; Reclassified as YC-426; Placed out of service in late 1919. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 363 t.; Length unknown; Beam unknown; Draft unknown; Speed non-self propelled; Complement unknown; Armament none.

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Christiana 58k In port, possibly when inspected by the Fifth Naval District on 12 March 1918.
U.S. Navy photo NH 102815
Naval Historical Center

There is no DANFS history currently available for Christiana (ID 2396).
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