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Palisade Lagoon, some 200 miles south of Anchorage, Alaska. At the base of 550ft cliff
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Characteristics: Steam launch, 65ft long x 15ft beam x 6ft draft.
Log Period and Areas of Service: 1919-1941, Alaskan waters.
Summary of Service
Entire Coast and Geodetic Survey career, 1919-1941, in Alaskan waters.
June 1923 - Helped float M/S Anvil, run aground in Isanotski Strait.
Fate: Sold 1941.
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