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OREGON (IX 22)
(ex - BATTLESHIP #3, BB 3)
UNCLASSIFIED MISCELLANEOUS
VESSEL STATUS
Class: IX 22 UIC:
Status: Disposed of, sold for scrapping Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 03/15/1956 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Union Iron Works
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 11/19/1890 Commission Date: 07/15/1896
Keel Date: 11/19/1891 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 10/26/1893 Decommission Date: 10/04/1919
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 62.4 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
23.0
Delivery Date: 06/26/1896 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 59.8 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 11/02/1942
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 351 ft Waterline Length: 348 ft
Extreme Beam: 69 ft Waterline Beam: 69 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 27 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 10288 tons Full Displacement: 11688 tons
Dead Weight: 1400 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Vertical Triple Expansion (VTE) Reciprocating Engines
Accommodations: Officers: 52
Enlisted: 685
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: LOANED TO THE STATE OF OREGON AS A FLOATING MUSEUM/MEMORIAL ON 6/25/1925. SOLD FOR SCRAP ON 12/7/1942 TO W. O. MCKAY CO., SEATTLE, WA. REACQUIRED BY THE NAVY IN 9/1943 AND TOWED TO GUAM FOR USE AS AN EXPLOSIVES STORAGE HULK. ON 3/15/1956 OREGON WAS RESOLD FOR SCRAP TO IWAI SANGGO CO., LTD., KAWASAKI, JAPAN
Last Updated: 07/23/2002
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