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U. S. Armored Cruiser South Dakota

U. S. Armored Cruiser South Dakota Boats, Ships
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Stock #: 186411
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
Publisher: Britton & Rey
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Series 9535
U. S. Armored Cruiser “South Dakota” Built at san Francisco by Union Iron Wks. 502 feet long by 69 feet 6½ inches wide. Mean draft 24 feet 1 inch. Displacement 13,680 tons. Speed 22 knots; horsepower 23,000. Cost $3,750,00. Launched July 21, 1904. Two miltary masts and four funnels. Complement of 41 officers and 791 men. MaIN Batery – four 8-in B. L. R. guns in turrets, also fourteen 6-in, R. F. in broadsides. Secondary battery – eighteen 3-in, R. f., twelve 3-lb. S. A., tow 1-lb, R. F., two 3-in. F., four 30 caliber A, and two 30 caliber M. with two 18-in, submergeeed torpedo tubes