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USS Quinnebaug (I)

Swatara-class Screw Sloop-of-War:
  • Laid down, date unknown, at the New York Navy Yard
  • Launched, 31 March 1866
  • Commissioned USS Quinnebaug, 19 July 1867, CDR. Edward Barrett in command
  • USS Quinnebaug departed New York, 31 August 1867, for duty off the Atlantic coast of South America
  • Returned to Norfolk, 18 July 1870
  • Decommissioned, 29 July 1870, and laid up at Norfolk
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, broken up in 1871
    Displacement 1,113 t.
    Length 216'
    Beam 30'
    Draft 12'
    Speed 7 kts.
    Complement 122
    one 60-pdr Parrott rifle
    four 32-pdrs
    one 20-pdr
    Propulsion steam and sail

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    USS Quinnebaug (I)
    Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (DANFS)
    Commanding Officers
    01CDR. Barrett, Edward Gabriel André, USN (Biography)19 July 1867 - ?
    Courtesy Bill Gonyo

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