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  1. USS Virginia, Texas and Long Beach

    USS Virginia, Texas and Long Beach

    CGN-38 Virginia, CGN-39 Texas, CGN-9 Long Beach. 100 foot of the stern on Texas has been removed so she can fit in the scrapping dock with another CGN. Bremerton, Washington. Photo 5/17/97 by Don Shelton Even at the end of their lives, these mighty ships maintain a fascination....
  2. USS Virginia

    USS Virginia

    The battleship USS Virginia seen here during the Naval Review in 1911. The Virginia (14,980 ts) was launched April 6th, 1904 by Newport News Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. as the lead ship of the Virginia-class, consisting of 5 vessels. She commissioned on May 7th, 1906. On Nov. 3rd, 1906 Virginia
  3. USS VIRGINIA sailing for Mexico

    USS VIRGINIA sailing for Mexico

    Photo from the collection of the Library of Congress. It is indicated on the website for the photo: "No known restrictions on publication" so I assume the photo is now on Public Domain. More information on the USS VIRGINIA here: http://www.navy.mil/navydata/navy_legacy_hr.asp?id=88 The f
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