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Floating Workshop:
  • Emergency Fleet Corp Repair Barge No. 3 purchased by the Navy in 1919
  • Designated Floating Workshop No. 15 allocated to the 1st Naval District, Boston Navy Yard, date unknown
  • Designated YR-15 in 1920
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement unknown
    Length 124' 6"
    Beam 33' 4"
    Draft unknown
    Machinery unknown

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    YR-15 169k YR-15 in Dry Dock 3 at Boston Navy Yard, South Annex during the modernization of Florida (BB-30) between 1925 and 1927. U.S. Navy photograph, National Park Service, Boston National Historical Park, cat. no. BOSTS-11134 Stephen P. Carlson, Preservation Specialist, Boston NHP, Charlestown Navy Yard.

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