Please report any broken links or trouble you might come across to the Webmaster. Please take a moment to let us know so that we can correct any problems and make your visit as enjoyable and as informative as possible.


NavSource Online:
Section Patrol Craft Photo Archive

Nellie Jackson (SP 1459)


Schooner:

  • Built in 1896 by J. W. Brooks, Wicomico, Maryland
  • Acquired by the Navy 24 August 1917
  • Struck from the Navy Register 24 September 1918
  • Decommissioned 26 November 1918 and returned to her owner
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 35'
  • Length 63.5'
  • Beam 20.7'
  • Draft 4' 7"
  • Propulsion: Sail/steam, one shaft.
    Click On Image
    For Full Size Image
    Size Image Description Source
    Leviathan 40k Photographed prior to her World War I Naval service.
    US Navy Photo NH 102047
    Naval Historical Center

    Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships: Nellie Jackson (SP-1459), a schooner built in Maryland in 1896 by J. W. Brooks, was acquired by the Navy 24 August 1917 from the Conservation Commission of Maryland for use on section patrol during World War I. She decommissioned and was returned to her owner 26 November 1918.

    Back To The Main Photo Index Back To the Patrol Craft/Gunboat/Submarine Chaser Ship Type Index Back To The Section Patrol Craft Photo Index

    Comments, Suggestions, E-mail Webmaster

    This page created and maintained by Joseph M. Radigan
    All pages copyright NavSource Naval History