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SC-1401 through SC-1465

 

Hull numbers not used.

 

SC-1466

 

Class Characteristics

 

Length overall: 111'6"

Extreme beam: 17'9"

Maximum draft (full load) :5'3"

Displacement (full load) : 99 t.

Designed speed: 15 k.

Accommodations: 3 off., 25 enl.

 

Armament1 2 2 pdr. dp.; 2 .30 cal. mg.; 1 DCP

(Y-gun) ; 2 DOT

Engines: 2 Hall-Scott, l,260hp; 2 screws Fuel: Gasoline

 

Class Grouping

 

SC-1466 Class: 1466-1473

SC-1474 **

 

Built at Leblanc Shipbuilding Co., Weymouth, Nova Scotia.Keel laid 10/27/41. Launched 7/27/42. Commissioned 10/22/42. Transferred to Mexico 11/20/43.

 

SC-1467 *

 

Built at Leblanc Shipbuilding Co., Weymouth, Nova Scotia.Keel laid 10/31/41. Launched 8/3/42. Commissioned 10/22/42. Disposed of 1/31/46.

 

SC-1468 *

 

Built at Leblanc Shipbuilding Co., Weymouth, Nova Scotia.Keel laid 11/28/41. Launched 7/10/42. Commissioned 10/22/42. Disposed of 1/21/48.

 

SC-1469 *

 

Built at Leblanc Shipbuilding Co., Weymouth, Nova Scotia.Keel laid 11/30/41. Launched 8/12/42. Commissioned 10/22/42. Transferred to Mexico 11/20/43.

 

SC-1470 *

 

Built at Leblanc Shipbuilding Co., Weymouth, Nova Scotia.Commissioned 10/23/42. Changed from SC-1470 to PANTHER (IX-105) on 6/26/43. Sold 2/13/47.

 

SC-1471 *

 

Built at Leblanc Shipbuilding Co., Weymouth, Nova Scotia.Keel laid 10/28/41. Launched 7/2/42. Commissioned10/23/42. Transferred to Mexico 11/20/43.

 

SC-1472 *

 

Built at Leblanc Shipbuilding Co., Weymouth, Nova Scotia.Keel laid 1/30/42. Launched 11/24/42. Commissioned 12/5/42. Disposed of 3/4/48.

 

SC-1473 *

 

Built at Leblanc Shipbuilding Co., Weymouth, Nova Scotia.Keel laid 5/20/42. Launched

11/26/42. Commissioned 12/5/42. Disposed of 4/21/48.

 

SC-1474

 

Built at Quincy Adams Yacht Yard, Inc., Quincy, Mass.Keel laid 6/3/43. Launched 1/11/44. Commissioned 4/8/44. Chg. from SC-1474 to SCC-1474 on 8/20/45. Sold 2/14/47.

 

SC-1475

 

Built at Quincy Adams Yacht Yard, Inc., Quincy, Mass.Keel laid 6/3/43. Launched 2/8/44. Commissioned 4/29/44. Transferred to Russia 6/10/44.

 

SC-1476

 

Built at Quincy Adams Yacht Yard, Inc., Quincy, Mass.Keel laid 6/15/43. Launched 3/8/44. Commissioned5/17/44. Transferred to Russia 7/1/44

 

SC-1477

 

Built at Quincy Adams Yacht Yard, Inc., Quincy, Mass.Keel laid 7/7/43. Launched 3/22/44. Commissioned 6/9/44. Transferred to Russia 7/19/44.

 

 

1 These are typical armaments mounted in SCs of these classes when commissioned. Many variations existed; during the emergencies of both World Wars, ships were armed with whatever suitable ordnance was available.

 

* Originally built for the Royal Canadian Navy.

 

SC-1478

 

Built at Quincy Adams Yacht Yard, Inc., Quincy,Mass. Keel laid 7/21/43. Launched 4/25/44. Commissioned7/13/44. Transferred to Russia 9/2/44.

 

SC-1479

 

Built at Quincy Adams Yacht Yard, Inc., Quincy,Mass. Keel laid 8/17/43. Launched 6/5/44. Commissioned8/24/44. Transferred to Russia 10/3/44.

 

SC-1480

 

Built at Rice Bros., Rockport, Tex.Keel laid 4/19/43. Launched 10/1/43. Commissioned 4/9/44. Transferred to Russia 5/17/44.

 

SC-1481

 

Built at Rice Bros., Rockport, Tex. Keel laid 4/15/43. Launched 10/16/43. Commissioned 5/16/44. Transferred to Russia 6/27/44.

 

SC-1482

 

Built at Rice Bros., Rockport, Tex. Keel laid 5/18/43. Launched 12/14/43. Commissioned 6/27/44. Transferred to Russia 8/8/44.

 

SC-1483

 

Built at Rice Bros., Rockport, Tex. Keel laid 5/21/43. Launched 12/16/43. Commissioned 7/23/44. Transferred to Russia 9/9/44.

 

SC-1484

 

Built at Daytona Beach Boat Works, Inc., DaytonaBeach, Fla.Keel laid 7/10/43. Launched 10/27/43. Commissioned 4/12/44. Transferred to Russia 5/9/44.

 

SC-1485

 

Built at Daytona Beach Boat Works, Inc., DaytonaBeach, Fla.Keel laid 7/24/43. Launched 11/30/43. Commissioned 5/31/44. Transferred to Russia 7/8/44.

 

SC-1486

 

Built at Daytona Beach Boat Works, Inc., DaytonaBeach, Fla.Keel laid 8/5/43. Launched 1/15/44. Commissioned 7/22/44. Transferred to Russia 8/22/44.

 

SC-1487

 

Built at Daytona Beach Boat Works, Inc., DaytonaBeach, Fla. Keel laid 9/23/43. Launched 3/11/44. Commissioned9/30/44. Transferred to Russia 10/12/44.

 

SC-1488

 

Built at Elizabeth City Shipyard, Elizabeth City,N.C. Keel laid 7/10/43. Launched 8/24/43. Commissioned4/6/44. Transferred to Russia 5/19/44.

 

SC-1489

 

Built at Elizabeth City Shipyard, Elizabeth City,N.C. Keel laid 8/4/43. Launched 9/25/43. Commissioned4/12/44. Transferred to Russia 5/25/44.

 

SC-1490

 

Built at Elizabeth City Shipyard, Elizabeth City,N.C.Keel laid 8/14/43. Launched 10/16/43. Commissioned 5/7/44. Transferred to Russia 6/15/44.

 

" SC-1474 through SC-1626 are a continuation of the SC-497 Class.

 

SC-1491

 

Built at Elizabeth City Shipyard, Elizabeth City, N.C. Keel laid 8/25/43. Launched 10/30/43. Commissioned 7/15/4. Transferred to Russia 8/30/44.

 

SC-1492

 

Built at Simms Bros., Dorchester, Mass. Keel laid 6/23/43. Launched 12/8/43. Commissioned 4/22/44. Transferred to Russia 6/7/44.

 

SC-1493

 

Built at Simms Bros., Dorchester, Mass. Keel laid 6/28/43. Launched 2/22/44. Commissioned 6/12/44. Transferred to Russia 7/28/44.

 

SC-1494

 

Construction cancelled 9/17/43.

 

SC-1495

 

Construction cancelled 9/17/43.

 

SC-1496

 

Built at Vinyard Boat Bldg. Co., Milford, Del. Keel laid 6/5/43. Launched 12/1/43. Commissioned 4/14/44. Transferred to Russia 5/20/44.

 

SC-1497

 

Built at Vinyard Boat Bldg. Co., Milford, Del. Keel laid 8/23/43. Launched 5/4/44. Commissioned 7/11/44. Transferred to Russia 8/23/44.

 

SC-1498

 

Built at Thomas Knutson SB Corp., Halesite, L.I., N.Y. Keel laid 8/14/43. Launched 3/21/44. Commissioned 5/15/44. Transferred to Russia 6/24/44.

 

SC-1499

 

Built at Thomas Knutson SB Corp., Halesite, L.I., N.Y. Keel laid 9/4/43. Launched 4/27/44. Commissioned 8/3/44. Transferred to Russia 9/22/44.

 

SC-1500

 

Construction cancelled 9/17/43