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1942-05-15 (2)
1924 (1)
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Charleston Naval Shipyard Photographs

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Hammerhead Cranes
Hammerhead Cranes Under tab "Building Ways". Note stated, "Old Building Ways - Hammerhead Cranes. 1924"
2.
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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Cranes
Cranes Under tab, "Cranes"
4.
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."
5.
USS Stevens (DD479) and USS Bell (DD587)
USS Stevens (DD479) and USS Bell (DD587) Printing on bottom states, "683-42 US Navy Yard, SC, May 15 1942. Bow assembly of USS Stevens (DD479) and USS Bell (DD587). Total weight including rigging 29,500 lbs. Total time required to rig, place in position and release cranes, two hours and forty-five minutes. View showing method of handling to vertical position. File 13268."
6.
USS Stevens (DD479) and USS Bell (DD587)
USS Stevens (DD479) and USS Bell (DD587) Printing on bottom states, "690-42 US Navy Yard, SC, May 15 1942. Bow assembly of USS Stevens (DD479) and USS Bell (DD587). Total weight including rigging 29,500 lbs. Total time required to rig, place in position and release cranes, two hours and forty-five minutes. View showing bow assemblies in position. File 13275."