SABLE (IX-81)


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Year Built
1924
Official Number
223663
Shipyard
American Shipbuilding Company
General Type
Passenger
Specific Type
Training Ship
MARAD Type
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Ship Length
519 feet
Beam
58 feet
Mast Height
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Net Tons
3330 tons
Gross Tons
7739 tons
Cargo Capacity
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Draft, Summer
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Draft, Lightweight
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Displacement, Summer
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Displacement, Lightweight
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Immersion, Summer
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Immersion, Lightweight
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Fate
Sold - Scrap

Historical Narrative



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Vessel Name History

1923 - 1942: Greater Buffalo
1942 - 1948: Sable (IX-81)

Photo Information

Photo 1: USS Sable (IX-81) underway; image courtesy of US Museum of Naval Aviation (accession #1996.488.018.001)


Vessel Name History

GREATER BUFFALO

SABLE (IX-81)

Mission

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Milestones


Event Date Content
Vessel Name Change
8/10/1942 Vessel named changed from GREATER BUFFALO to SABLE (IX-81)
Acquisition
7/7/1948 Title acquired from US Navy

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