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OLYMPIA (IX 40)
(ex - C 6, CA 15, CL 15)
UNCLASSIFIED MISCELLANEOUS
VESSEL STATUS
Class: IX 40 UIC: 01012
Status: Donated as a Museum and Memorial Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 09/11/1957 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Union Iron Works
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 07/10/1890 Commission Date: 02/05/1895
Keel Date: 06/17/1891 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 11/05/1892 Decommission Date: 12/09/1922
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 64.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
27.0
Delivery Date: 02/20/1894 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 63.6 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 01/02/1957
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 344 ft Waterline Length: 338 ft
Extreme Beam: 53 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 22 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement: 5870 tons
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: none
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: OLYMPIA IS LOCATED AT THE INDEPENDENCE SEAPORT MUSEUM, 211 SOUTH COLUMBUS BOULEVARD AND WALNUT STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA. SHE IS LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, REF. NO. 66000692 AND DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK ON 1/29/1964.
Last Updated: 07/26/2002
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