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USS New York (ACR-2)

Fast Armored Gun Cruiser Warship

The USS New York was a veteran of the Spanish-American War of 1898 and served in World War 1 as the Saratoga and then the Rochester.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 10/20/2016
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Year: 1893
Ships-in-Class: 1
Named Ships: USS New York (ACR-2) / USS Saratoga (ACR-2) / USS Rochester (CA-2)
Complement: 566
Length: 384 ft (117.04 m)
Width: 64.9 ft (19.78 m)
Height: 23.2 ft (7.07 m)
Displacement (Surface): 8,150 tons
Propulsion: 3 x Steam turbines driving 2 x shafts.
Speed (Surface): 21 kts (24 mph)
Operators: United States


USS New York / USS Saratoga:
6 x 8" (200mm) /35 cal main guns
12 x 4" (100mm) /40 cal guns
8 x 2.2" (6-pounder/57mm) Driggs-Schroeder RF cannon.
4 x 1.5" (1-pounder/37mm) cannon
3 x Hotchkiss Guns
3 x 14" (360mm) torpedo tubes

USS Rochester:
4 x 8" (200mm) /45 cal main guns
8 x 5" (130mm) /50 cal guns
8 x 3" (76mm) /23 cal anti-aircraft guns

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