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Charleston Naval Shipyard Photographs

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81.
YT 131
YT 131 Writing on bottom states, "176-39 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC 3 April 1939. US Navy YT 131. Bow looking aft. File 7643."
82.
Fuel Oil Tanks
Fuel Oil Tanks Writing on bottom states, "1731-42 US Navy Yard, SC. November 7, 1942. Above ground Fuel Oil Tanks looking North - Contract NOy-5425. File 14316"
83.
USS Sterett
USS Sterett Writing on bottom states, "173-39 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC 3 April 1939. USS Sterett, DD 407. View of bow looking aft. File 8421."
84.
Dry Dock No. 4
Dry Dock No. 4 Writing on bottom states, "1717-42 US Navy Yard, SC. November 7, 1942. Dry Dock No. 4 Contract NOy-4413 Looking South. File 14302"
85.
Power Plant
Power Plant Writing on bottom states, "1648-42 US Navy Yard, SC. October 30, 1942. Contract NOy-4217 South and West Elevations of Power Plant, showing (left to right) New coal handling facilities, ash handling and locomotive charging station. File 13660."
86.
USS Tillman
USS Tillman Writing on bottom states, "1584-41 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. October 28, 1941. USS Tillman (DD 641) Bow Assembly total weight 47,780 pounds exclusive of rigging, showing method used for handling stem from ground and transporting bt crane to Building Ways level. The Assembly was lowered to Ways level and transferred to the cranes on the north side. File 11063."
87.
USS Tillman
USS Tillman Writing on bottom states, "1582-41 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. October 28, 1941. USS Tillman (DD 641) Total weight 47,780 pounds exclusive of rigging, showing method of raising Bow Assembly to vertical position preparatory to hoisting into position on ship. File 11061."
88.
USS LST 359 and 360
USS LST 359 and 360 Writing on bottom states, "157-43 US Navy Yard, SC. January 11, 1943. Launching of the USS LST 359 and 360 from Building Ways 342 and 342C. Respectively. View of Sponsor's platform immedietly after releasing LST 360. File 14716."
89.
USS LST 359 and 360
USS LST 359 and 360 Writing on bottom states, "157-43 US Navy Yard, SC. January 11, 1943. Group picture of LST Sub-Contractor Representatives taken with Sponsors and Maid and Matron of Honor. (Names follow) File 14724."
90.
USS LST 359 and 360
USS LST 359 and 360 Writing on bottom states, "157-43 US Navy Yard, SC. January 11, 1943. Launching of the USS LST 359 and 360 from Building Ways 342 and 342C, Respectively, January 11, 1943. Stern view of LST 359 and 360. Picture taken just prior to launching, January 11, 1943. File 14736."
91.
USS LST 359 and 360
USS LST 359 and 360 Writing on bottom states, "156-43 US Navy Yard, SC. January 11, 1943. Group picture of Representatives of the Planning Section and the Sub-contracting Firms for the LST program. (Names follow) File 14735."
92.
USS Tillman
USS Tillman Writing on bottom states, "1456-41 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. September 26, 1941. Stern Assembly for USS Tillman (DD 641) Being raised to position over top of stage bents, at Bow in preparation of trolleyed over ship to position at Stern. File 11031."
93.
USS Tillman
USS Tillman Writing on bottom states, "1455-41 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. September 26, 1941. Stern Assembly for USS Tillman (DD 641) Nearing position at Stern of ship. File 11033."
94.
USS Tillman
USS Tillman Writing on bottom states, "1455-41 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. September 26, 1941. Stern Assembly for USS Tillman (DD 641) Total weight 58,560 pounds. Stern complete to Bulkhead no. 183. View shows Stern passing over Crane Structure. File 11030."
95.
USS Beatty
USS Beatty Writing on bottom states, "1436-41 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. September 22, 1941. USS Beatty (DD 640) Stern assembly nearing position at stern. File 11727."
96.
USS Beatty
USS Beatty Writing on bottom states, "1431-41 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. September 22, 1941. USS Beatty (DD 640) Starboard broadside view of stern assembly loaded on flat car for transportation to building ways. Stern complete to bulkhead no. 183. File 11724."
97.
USS Beatty
USS Beatty Writing on bottom states, "1431-41 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. September 22, 1941. USS Beatty (DD 640) Stern view of the stern assembly showing method of securing aft on flat car for transportation to building ways. File 11722."
98.
LST 356
LST 356 Writing on bottom states, "1383-42 US Navy Yard, SC. September 7, 1942. keel laying ceremonies of the LST 356, Monday, Labor Day, September 7, 1942. (names follow) File 14155."
99.
LST 356
LST 356 Writing on bottom states, "1381-42 US Navy Yard, SC. September 7, 1942. Admiral W. Glassford presenting Mr. and Mrs. Moses B. Hayes with a plaque commemorating the keel laying of the LST 356, Monday, Labor Day, September 7, 1942. 14153."
100.
LST 355
LST 355 Writing on bottom states, "1374-42 US Navy Yard, SC. September 7, 1942. Keel laying ceremonies of the LST 355, Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 1942. (names follow) File 14146."
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