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ex-Freight Lighter No. 72
ex-Lighter Barge No. 10 (ID 2580)

Floating Derrick:

  • Built as Lighter Barge No. 10
  • Acquired by the Navy in 1918 and placed in service as Lighter Barge No. 10 (ID 2580)
  • Renamed Freight Lighter No. 72
  • Designated YF-72
  • Reclassified as a Floating Derrick, YD-36 in 1920
  • Placed out of service in 1923
  • Fate unknown.


  • Length 88'
  • Beam 30' 6"
  • Boom capacity: Eight tons
  • Non-self propelled.
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