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USED Dredge Galveston


Seagoing Hopper Dredge:
  • Built in 1908, at Maryland Steel, Sparrow Point, MD.
  • Launched, in 1908
  • Delivered 1908 and placed in commission by the US Army Corps of Engineers, as USED Galveston
  • Decommissioned, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement 3,375 t.
    Length 304'
    Beam 51'
    Draft 27'
    Complement unknown
    Hopper Capacity unknown
    Dredging Depth unknown
    Dredging Pipes unknown
    Propulsion
    two reciprocating steam engines, 1,780hp
    two propeller shafts

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    Galveston
    30267702
    51k USED Dredge Galveston moored pierside, 18 December 1937, location unknown.
    US Army Corps of Engineers Digital Library
     
    Galveston
    30267701
    55k USED Dredge Galveston discharging fill, date and location unknown. John Spivey

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