Military Factory logo

USS Miantonomoh (BM-5) Monitor


 Updated: 8/17/2017; Authored By Staff Writer; Content ¬©www.MilitaryFactory.com

  USS Miantonomoh (BM-5)  
Picture of USS Miantonomoh (BM-5) Monitor
Picture of USS Miantonomoh (BM-5) Monitor Picture of USS Miantonomoh (BM-5) MonitorPicture of USS Miantonomoh (BM-5) MonitorPicture of USS Miantonomoh (BM-5) Monitor


USS Miantonomoh BM-5 was commissioned and decommissioned several times during her ocean-going tenure with the United States Navy.


There are currently no development or operational history details available for the USS Miantonomoh (BM-5) Monitor. Rest assured that we are hard at work on adding more information to the Military Factory database so please check back at another time.

Each entry goes through a lengthy research process that produces the final write up. The write up is then complemented by appropriate imagery for the associated text through a lengthy picture hunting process. Statistics are then verified before the entry is completed in our database and posted for review.

For the interim, please consider busying yourself with another section on MilitaryFactory.com.




USS Miantonomoh (BM-5) Technical Specifications



Service Year: 1882
Type: Monitor
National Origin: United States
Ship Class: Amphitrite-class




Structural (Crew Space, Dimensions and Weights)



Complement (Crew): 150
Length: 263 feet (80.16 meters)
Beam (Width): 55.3 feet (16.86 meters)
Draught (Height): 14.5 feet (4.42 meters)

Surface Displacement: 4,055 tons

Installed Power and Base Performance



Engine(s): 1 x Steam engine driving 2 x Screws.

Surface Speed: 10.6 knots (12 mph)

Armament / Air Wing



4 x 10" (250mm) breechloading rifled main guns
2 x 4" (100mm) rifled guns
2 x 6-pounder guns

Aircraft: None.

Global Operators



United States

Ships-in-Class / Group (4)



USS Amphitrite (BM-2); USS Monadnock (BM-3); USS Terror (BM-4); USS Miantonomoh (BM-5)




USS Miantonomoh (BM-5) Images



VIEW
VIEW