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USDE Culebra


Seagoing Hopper Dredge:
  • Built in 1906-07 by Maryland Steel, Sparrow Point, MD.
  • Launched 1907
  • Placed in service by the US Army Corps of Engineers, as Culebra
  • Assigned to the US Army Corps of Engineers Panama Canal Zone
  • Sold to Panama, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement 3,230 t.
    Length 288'
    Beam 48'
    Draft 25'
    Complement unknown
    Propulsion
    two reciprocating steam engines, 1,800hp
    two propeller shafts

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    Hugh L. Scott
    092204308
    222k USSB Passenger Liners SS President Pierce SS President Taft and Army Dredge USDE Culebra moored to the quay wall at Mare Island Navy Yard, 31 March 1924. Darryl Baker

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