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Winthrop (SP 3297)


Tug: Built in 1883 by Jackson and Sharp, Wilmington, DE; Rebuilt in 1917; Acquired by the Navy 18 October 1918; Ordered sold 30 October 1919; Sold 4 June 1921. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 58 t.; Length 80'; Beam 18' 5"; Draft 8' 3"; Speed 10 kts.; Complement unknown; Armament none; Propulsion one Marine Leg boiler, one 300ihp Burtelsen and Petersen engine, one shaft.


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Winthrop 130k In port, possibly while in U.S. Navy service.
U.S. Navy photo NH 102571
Naval Historical Center
Winthrop 110k Off the Naval Coal Depot, Melville Station, Rhode Island, probably while in U.S. Navy service.
U.S. Navy photo 102572
Naval Historical Center

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