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Lighthouse Tender Photo Archive
USLHT John Rodgers
George - Vice - Nan - Boy
Holly served both the U.S. Lighthouse Service and U.S. Navy
Holly Class Lighthouse Tender:The first John Rodgers was built in 1883 by Ward, Stanton & Company, Newburgh, New YorkCommissioned USLHT John Rodgers in 1883Acquired by the Navy 11 April 1917Returned to the Lighthouse Service on 1 July 1919Decommissioned in 1921Sold in 1922Fate unknown.
Specifications:Displacement 571 t.1920 - 260 t.Length 160'1920 - 151'Beam 27'Draft 8' 8"1920 - 9'Complement 181920 - 21Speed 9 kts.Propulsion: One coal-fired marine return tubular boiler, one 235hp Marine condensing beam steam engine, Paddle wheels
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Coast Guard history entry located on the USCG Historian's Office website
This page created and maintained by Joseph M. Radigan