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Charleston Naval Shipyard Photographs

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Nuclear Service Building
Nuclear Service Building Printing on bottom states, "(1) Non-Classified (2) EST-629 (3) Charleston Naval Shipyard, Charleston, South Carolina (4) 25 May 1966 (5) Nuclear Service Building (6) Not Applicable (7) Exterior of Bldg & Compound (8) Looking East (9) NBy-608020 (10) NBy-EST."
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LST 358
LST 358 Printing on bottom states, "1957-42 US Navy Yard, SC. December 15, 1942. Launching of LST #358, Building Ways #343. Mrs. R. A. Hinners, Sponsor, View taken immedietly after vessel was released. File 14505."
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LST 358
LST 358 Printing on bottom states, "1962-42 US Navy Yard, SC. December 15, 1942. Launching of LST #358, Building Ways #343. Bow View just before launching. File 14510."
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LST #357
LST #357 Printing on bottom states, "1964-42 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. December 14, 1942. Launching of LST #357, Building Ways #343. Bow view just prior before the vessel entered the water. File 14512."
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USS Thomason
USS Thomason Printing on bottom states, "645-43 US Navy Yard, SC, April 15, 1943. Navy Yard, SC Building Docks #4 placed into commission on April 15,1943, starting the erection of DE's 203 and 204. View shows keel subassemblies of the two ships just after landing on the blocks, officially placing Building Docks #4 into commission." DE-203 & 204 is hand-written on the bottom.
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Building # 46
Building # 46 Printing on bottom states, "791-42, US Navy Yard, SC, May 25, 1942, Front view of new building (extension to bldg. # 46) housing the 5000 CFM-I.R. Electric driven Air Compressor. File 12465."
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Headquarters Building 234
Headquarters Building 234 Printing on bottom states, "New Head Qtrs Blg-234."
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Building Ways
Building Ways Under tab "Building Ways".
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Hammerhead Cranes
Hammerhead Cranes Under tab "Building Ways". Note stated, "Old Building Ways - Hammerhead Cranes. 1924"
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Building Ways
Building Ways Under tab "Building Ways". Printing on back states, "NH 93384 Charleston Navy Yard, SC circa 1930s."
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15-ton Cranes for New Shipways
15-ton Cranes for New Shipways Under tab "Building Ways". Printing on the bottom states, "200-40 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 1 March 1940. 15-ton Cranes for New Shipways No. 343. Allotments 7x222-24-1 and 7-08/0679.1-87-4 Contract NOy-3447. View looking north. File 8056."
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Shipbuilding Ways
Shipbuilding Ways Under tab "Building Ways". Printing on the bottom states, "382-38 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 15 August 1938. New Shipbuilding Ways. Allotment 7-08/0679.1-87-1 (PWA). Site looking northeast. File 8004
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Railraod tracks to Shipways
Railraod tracks to Shipways Under tab "Building Ways". Printing on the bottom states, "393-39 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 1 November 1939. Railraod tracks to Shipways No. 343. Official Project No. 09-3-33-16-4. View looking northeast. File 8051."
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Shipbuilding Ways
Shipbuilding Ways Under tab "Building Ways". Printing on the bottom states, "403-39 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 30 June 1939. New Shipbuilding Ways. Allotment 7-08/0679.1-87-1 (PWA). View of Inboard End looking northwest. File 8034
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New Shipbuilding Ways
New Shipbuilding Ways Under tab "Building Ways". Printing on the bottom states, "404-39 US Navy Yard, Charleston, SC. 30 June 1939 New Shipbuilding Ways. Allotment 7-08/0679.1-87-1 (PWA). View of Outboard End looking north. File 8035."
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Construction of Fire Control and Navigation Building
Construction of Fire Control and Navigation Building Under tab "New Construction". Printing on back states, "Construction of Fire Control and Navigation Building, EST1354 AUG 1961."