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USCGC Androscoggin (CG 14)



Call sign (1919):
George - Vice - Have - King

ex-USRC Androscoggin

Androscoggin served the Revenue Cutter Service, the U. S. Navy and the Coast Guard.


Androscoggin Class Revenue Cutter:

,li>Built in 1907 by Rodermond Brothers, Tompkins Cove, NY

  • Launched 16 January 1907
  • Commissioned 8 July 1908
  • Acquired by the Navy in April 1917
  • Returned to the Treasury Department 22 September 1919
  • Decommissioned 26 August 1921 at South Baltimore, MD
  • Sold 10 May 1922 to Charles A. Jording of Baltimore
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 1,605 t.
  • Length 210'
  • Beam 35' 2"
  • Draft 17' 6"
    1919 - 26' 3"
  • Speed 13.2 kts.
  • Complement 44
    1919 - 74
  • Armament: Four 6-pounders
    1918 - Four 3" mounts
  • Propulsion: One 1,800shp triple expansion steam engine, one shaft.
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    Size Image Description Source
    Androscoggin 93k c. 1908
    Coast Guard photo
    Coast Guard History Website
    Androscoggin 51k Photo from the 1919 edition of Jane's Fighting Ships Robert Hurst

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    Androscoggin history entry located on the Coast Guard Cutter History website

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