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Rod (SP 3114)

Coal Barge:

  • Built in 1907 by Jacobson, Peterson and Co., Brooklyn, NY
  • Acquired by the Navy in 1918
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 642 t.
  • Length 108' 6"
  • Beam 31'
  • Draft 8" 3"
  • Complement: One
  • Non-self propelled.
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    Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships: Rod was built during 1907 by Jacobson & Peterson, Brooklyn, N.Y., as a wooden coal barge and chartered briefly by the U.S. Navy during 1918 from her owner, Moran Towing & Transportation Co., of New York.

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