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ex-Water Barge No. 27
ex-Lighter No. 23 (ID 2801)

Water Barge:

  • Built by Nyack Shipbuilding Co., Nyack, NY
  • Placed in service as Lighter No. 23 (ID 2801)
  • Renamed Water Barge No. 27
  • Designated YW-27 in 1920
  • Transferred 8 September 1920 to the War Department
  • Fate unknown.


  • Length 65'
  • Beam 21' 4"
  • Capacity 80 t.
  • Self-propelled.
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