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House Boat (Self-propelled)
Built by Seattle Construction & Drydock Co.. Seattle, WA (YN 74)
Launched, 01 June 1913
Completed for Puget Sound Navigation Co., Seattle, WA, as the steel-hulled steamer Comanche (ON 211319), August 1913
Acquired by the US Navy, 29 July 1942
Placed out of service, date unknown
To WSA (War Shipping Administration) for disposal, May 1947
Final Disposition, sold to Freeman & Gibson, Seattle for scrapping, 1947
Displacement 686 gross tons, 447 net tons
Length 133' 7"
Beam 28' 5"
Draft 18' 5"
Propulsion 3-cylinder triple expansion steam engine, 400ihp
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