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Elliott (ID 2898)

Tug: Built in 1875 at Newburg, New York as Wauwatosa
  • Rebuilt in 1899
  • Acquired by the Navy 25 January 1919 from the Pareis Brothers Towing Line of New York City and placed in commission at that time as USS Elliott (ID 2898)
  • Returned to her owner later in that year
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 45 t.
  • Length 68' 1"
  • Beam 16' 6"
  • Draft 7'
  • Propulsion: One return tube boiler, one steam engine, one shaft.
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    Elliott 78k Possibly photographed in the vicinity of New York City on 31 May 1918, when she was inspected by the Third
    Naval District.
    U.S. Navy Photo NH 104067
    Naval Historical Center

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