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Revenue Cutter Photo Archive
Call sign (1919):
George - Vice - Boy - Quack
Guthrie served the Revenue Cutter Service, the U. S. Navy and the Coast Guard.
Revenue Cutter:Built in 1895 by the R. M. Spedden Co., Baltimore, MDCommissioned 8 July 1895Transferred to the Navy 24 March 1898Returned to the Treasury Department 17 August 1898Transferred to the Navy in 1917Returned to the Treasury Department 28 August 1919Decommissioned 24 October 1941 at Portland, ME, sold and renamed MacArthurAcquired by the Navy 24 February 1942 and reclassified as a District Heating Scow YHT-7Transferred February 1947 to the War Shipping Administration for disposal and struck from the Naval RegisterAcquired in 1947 by the A. J. Kennedy Towing Co. of Elizabeth, NJ and renamed Elma M. KennedyFate unknown.
Specifications:Displacement 149 t.Length 88' 6"Beam 17' 6"Draft 7' 4"1919 - 9' 6"Speed 10 kts.Complement 10Propulsion: One Scotch boiler, one 225hp vertical compound steam engine, one shaft.
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National Archives photo
Photo added 11 December 2019
||Photo from the 1914 edition of Jane's Fighting Ships
||c. January 1928
Photo from "U.S. Coast Guard Cutters & Craft of World War II" by Robert L. Scheina
There is no DANFS history available for Guthrie
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