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YP-676 Class Training Craft
  • Built by Peterson Builders, Sturgeon Bay, WI
  • Contract awarded, 25 May 1983
  • Laid down, 12 December 1983
  • Launched, 03 November 1984
  • Delivered and placed in service at US Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD, 13 May 1985
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 20 November 1998
  • Sold, 04 May 1999
  • Acquired for use as an alternative to juvenile detention ("USS Justice") at Norfolk, VA, date unknown
  • For sale for $30,000 on Craigslist, August 2014
  • Current Status, unknown (last noted derelict at Chesapeake, VA)
    Displacement 176 tons (max.)
    Length 108'
    Beam 24'
    Draft 8'
    Speed 12 kts.
    Armament none
    2 Officers
    4 Enlisted
    Range 1800 nm
    two 12V-71N Detroit diesel engines
    two propellers, 437 shp @ 2,100 RPM

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    45k YP-678 downbound on the St. Lawrence River off Vercheres, Quebec, 06 July 1987. She and her three sisters were completing a midshipman cruise on the Great Lakes. Photo courtesy Marc Piche, Robert Hurst
    36k "Judgement" ex-YP-678 moored pierside at Norfolk, VA, 25 May 2002. Photo courtesy Robert J. Smith Robert Hurst
    180k Ex-YP-678 tied-up to her moorings, date unknown. Photo courtesy Gansell (real name unknown) via Robert Hurst
    26k Ex-YP-678 moored pierside at Chesapeake, VA, awaiting a buyer, September 2007 Tom Langford
    65k Ex-YP-678 tied up to her moorings, date unknown, probably while awaiting sale. Monti Stratton

    2014 Interior/Exterior images of YP-678
    As found on Craig's List
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    There is no DANFS history record for YP-678 available at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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