Roberts achieved a speed.7 kn (33.0 mph;.2 km/h) for over an hour by running her engines at 660 psi (46 bar).
Butler class destroyer escort originated during, world War.
Well for slater, last time she was in Drydock was in 1993, done by the Greeks; but that was not for a drydock overhaul, just simply doing enough work to ensure she'd get across the Atlantic.
We've been on other ships, this tour was so much more interactive.Picutres - So the next day or two.The lead ship was, uSS, john.You hear about an "Ice band" and you're thinking "what's that, a band of ice that's four feet?" or something like that right?(That's right - less than three weeks as of this post) Before you ask NO it's not under our own power, but via Tugs (Tugboats) we will move the 100 something miles down the Hudson River from Albany, NY to Caddell Dry Dock Repair in Staten.Cannon -class DE ) is docked during temperate months on the Hudson River in Albany, New York.Our tour guide (Grant) was so knowledgeable and personable.Grant made it interesting for all ages in our group and shared local ties to the boat as well.Home destroyer Escort Historical Museum: Uss Slater.
Such an awesome experience!
Roberts, which gained fame during the.