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MARYLAND (BB 46)
BATTLESHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: BB 45 UIC: 03046
Status: Disposed of, sold for scrapping Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 07/15/1959 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 12/05/1916 Commission Date: 07/21/1921
Keel Date: 04/24/1917 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 03/20/1920 Decommission Date: 04/03/1947
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 39.3 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
26.0
Delivery Date: 07/20/1921 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 38.0 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 03/01/1959
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 624 ft Waterline Length: 600 ft
Extreme Beam: 108 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 34 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 31500 tons Full Displacement: 39100 tons
Dead Weight: 7600 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 4
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Steam Turbines
Accommodations: Officers: 135
Enlisted: 1914
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: SOLD FOR SCRAP TO THE LEARNER CO., OAKLAND, CA
Last Updated: 07/23/2002
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