Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

UA-HT24-APR15

The dry tail-section is displayed on a torpedo cart in front of a poster about Howell number 24.
Title: UA_HT24_APR15
Caption: The tail-section of the Howell torpedo No. 24 being prepared for the final stage of conservation treatment.
Description: The tail-section is in the final stages for conservation treatment in the UA Archaeology and Conservation Lab in April 2015. After being cleaned and stabilized through mechanical cleaning and desalination in a chemical solution and, the tail-section was thoroughly rinsed and safely dried and is now prepared to be treated with a corrosion inhibitor.
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