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United States Lightvessel WLV-605

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She entered service in 1951 and operated from the Overfalls station until 1960. She then served on the Blunts Reef station through 1969 and ended her Coast Guard career as a relief lightship for the west coast. She was decommissioned in 1975.
Author of the photo: Larry Myhre

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Album name:mitko / US - California and Hawaii
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Decommissioned Jan 1, 1976; acquired by State Capital Museum Association Olympia WA 1978; Berthed San Francisco Bay area, on display as floating museum
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1950, LENGTH: 158' 0" (loa); BEAM: 30' 0"; DRAFT: 11 '0"; TONNAGE: 617 displ. ("light")
Coordinates (in any format):1951-1960: Overfalls (DE) 1960-1969: Blunts Reef' (CA) 1969-1975: Relief (West Coast)
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Date added:May 22, 2015
Keywords:California ; United States ; San Francisco ; Lightship
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