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Section Patrol Craft Photo Archive
USCGC York (CG 10)
ex-USS Chilhowee (SP 525)
Nan - Unit - Dog - Xray
Chilhowee served both the U. S. Navy and Coast Guard
Patrol Yacht:Built in 1898 by Neilson Yacht Building Co., Baltimore, MD for Charles A. King of BaltimorePurchased by the Navy 12 July 1917Commissioned USS Chilhowee (SP 525), 10 June 1917Decommissioned 10 September 1919, transferred to the Coast Guard and renamed USCGC York (CG 10)Sold 22 July 1921 to Charles A. Jording of Baltimore, MD for $280.10Fate unknown.
Specifications:Length 125'Beam 16' 6"Draft 7'Speed 14 kts.Complement 20Armament: Two 1-pounders and one machine gunPropulsion: One Williams boiler, one 250hp triple expansion steam engine, one shaft.
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||Underway, prior to World War I
U.S. Navy photo NH 99792
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||In port, prior to her World War I Naval service
U.S. Navy photo NH 101394
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