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NavSource Online: Army Ship Photo Archive
Seagoing Hopper Dredge:
Built in 1944-45, at Dravo Corp., Neville Island, PA.
Launched, in 1945
Delivered 1945 and placed in commission by the US Army Corps of Engineers, as USACE Hyde
Assigned to the US Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District
During the Vietnam War Hyde dredged rivers and harbors in South Vietnam
Decommissioned in 1979
Final Disposition, reefed of North Carolina coast in 1988
Displacement 1,194 t.
Depth of Hold 15' 6"
Draft 12' 9"
Hopper Capacity 6275 cu yds
Dredging Depth 45'
Dredging Pipes 2
two 1,400hp General Motors diesel engines driving two electric motors generating 1398Kw
two propeller shafts
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US Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District Photo # J-136A
There is no history available for Hyde at NavSource
Last Updated 15 May 2020
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