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LV 1


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Donated 1930, towed to Haverhill MA for Sea Scout use. Later taken over by Groveton MA Sea Scouts; moved vicinity of Groveton Bridge over Merrimac River. Carried downriver in 1936 flood, going aground on north bank opposite Henderson Farm. Stripped and abandoned; hull still remains as of 1986.

Built: 1855
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Tonnage: 228 tons
Dimensions: 103ft x 24ft x 12ft
Hull: Wood - white & live oak; copper & iron fastened; bowsprit; 2 masts; oval daymarks at both mastheads
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Shipyard: Navy Yard, Kittery

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LV 2



LV 2 was taken out of service in 1922.

Built: 1849
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Tonnage: 210 tons
Hull: Wood-white oak; copper & locust fastenings; 2 masts; iron hoop daymark at main masthead
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LV 10 was dismantled in 1902.

Built: 1878
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Tonnage: 170 tons
Dimensions: 38ft x
Hull: Wood scow, oak framed and planked; single mast amidships; deckhouse aft; daymark at masthead - (Built as stone barge and used 1878-1882 during construction of Stannard Rock Lighthouse; converted for lightship use 1882)
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Shipyard: Detroit

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LV 12 (I)



She was withdrawn in 1871 and sold for $322.87.

Built: 1835
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Tonnage: 150 tons
Hull: Wood framed & planked - (Built as the supply vessel Guthrie and later converted for use as a lightship)
Dimensions: 64ft x 20ft x 8.6ft
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