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ex-Coal Barge No. 626
ex-Barge No. 12 (ID 3398)

Barge/Open Lighter:

  • Built in 1918 as a flush deck, wooden barge
  • Acquired by the Navy in 1918 from Contractors Service Co. of Detroit, MI and placed in service as Barge No. 12 (ID 3398)
  • Renamed Coal Barge No. 626
  • Reclassified as an Open Lighter, YC-626
  • Reclassified as a Special Purpose Lighter, YFNX-3 in 1949
  • Placed out of service in 1956
  • Fate unknown.


  • Length 125' 8"
  • Beam 32' 1½"
  • Capacity 500 t.
  • Non-self propelled.
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    No image of YFNX-3 is available at this time

    There is no DANFS history available for YFNX-3
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