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United States Lightvessel 47 (LV 47)

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"POLLOCK RIP LIGHT-VESSEL, NO. 47, MASS." Scanned from the 1901 Light List, Plate VII. Photo by N. L. Stebbins, 1895.

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Album name:mitko / Northeast coast of US
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):RETIRED FROM LIGHTSHIP DUTY: 1934, Experimental use as whaling ship in 1937 was a failure; later used as coastal freighter and abandoned at New York 1954.
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):YEAR BUILT: 1891; LENGTH: 120' 10" (loa); BEAM: 266"; DRAFT: 11'5" ;TONNAGE: 470 displ.
Coordinates (in any format):1891-1892: Great Round Shoal (MA) 1892-1923: Pollock Rip (MA) 1923: Cross Rip (MA) 1924-1934: Stonehorse Shoal (MA)
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Date added:May 04, 2012
Keywords:United States ; Lightship ; Historic ; Massachusetts
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