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CONSTELLATION (IX 20)
(ex-CONSTELLATION, OLD CONSTELLATION)

UNCLASSIFIED MISCELLANEOUS

UIC:
Class:IX 20 Fleet:
Status:Donated as a Museum and Memorial Homeport:
Date status changed:07/22/1955 Berth:
Maintenance Category:
Force: MARAD Type:
Builder: GOSPORT NAVY YARD
Delivery Date:
Award Date: Age (since delivery) (At time of disposal):
Keel Date:06/25/1853 Commission Date:07/28/1855
Launch Date:08/26/1854 Inactivation Date:
Age (since launch)(At time of disposal)100.9 years Decommission Date:02/04/1955
Years from Commission to Decommission: 99.5
Stricken Date: 08/15/1955

Overall Length: 199 ft Waterline Length:181 ft
Extreme Beam:43 ft Waterline Beam:41 ft
Maximum Navigational Draft:21 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:1400 tons
Dead Weight:
Hull Material: Wood
Number of Propellers:
Number of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type:
Accommodations: Officers: 21 Enlisted: 265

Remarks: CONSTELLATION IS THE LAST ALL-SAIL SHIP, A SLOOP OF WAR- WOODEN SHIP, BUILT FOR
THE US NAVY AND THE ONLY CIVIL WAR ERA VESSEL AFLOAT. THE CONSTELLATION IS LOCA
TED AT CONSTELLATION DOCK, INNER HARBOR AT PIER 1, 301 EAST PRATT STREET, BALTIM
ORE, MD. CONSTELLATION IS LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, RE
F. NO. 66000918 AND DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK ON 5/23/1963.




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