Vanderbilt, 1873


A former name retained.


History:

A 30-foot revenue boat that was turned over to the Revenue Cutter Service from the Customs Service.  It had been stationed at New Orleans but the RCS transferred it to Bay Shore, Long Island.  She was placed under the command of Revenue Second Lieutenant A. E. Bateman and the Vanderbilt was then "assigned to duty in connection with the Life Saving Service for duty on [the coast] of Long Island. . ."

She remained in service until 1891 when she was sold for $155.


Sources:

Donald Canney.  U.S. Coast Guard and Revenue Cutters, 1790-1935.  Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1995.

U.S. Coast Guard.  Record of Movements: Vessels of the United States Coast Guard: 1790 - December 31, 1933.  Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1934; 1989 (reprint).

Vanderbilt, 1873


A former name retained.


History:

A 30-foot revenue boat that was turned over to the Revenue Cutter Service from the Customs Service.  It had been stationed at New Orleans but the RCS transferred it to Bay Shore, Long Island.  She was placed under the command of Revenue Second Lieutenant A. E. Bateman and the Vanderbilt was then "assigned to duty in connection with the Life Saving Service for duty on [the coast] of Long Island. . ."

She remained in service until 1891 when she was sold for $155.


Sources:

Donald Canney.  U.S. Coast Guard and Revenue Cutters, 1790-1935.  Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1995.

U.S. Coast Guard.  Record of Movements: Vessels of the United States Coast Guard: 1790 - December 31, 1933.  Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1934; 1989 (reprint).


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