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Rod

 

(SP - 3114: displacement 642; length 1086; beam 31; draft 83; accommodation 1; armament none)

 

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.


19 October 2005