U.S.S. HARVEST MOON SPECIFICATIONS
||Joseph W Dyer, Portland, ME
||November 22, 1862
||Spear, Lang and Delano of Boston
||Purchased November 16, 1863 at Boston by Commodore J. B. Montgomery
||Length,193'; Beam, 29'; Depth of hold 10'.
||Maximum, 15 knots; average 9 knots
||February 12, 1864
||1 20-Pdr. Parrott Rifle, 4 24-Pdr. Howitzers, 1 12-Pdr. rifle
||Sidewheels, 1 vertical beam engine (41" diameter; 10' stroke)
||The engine was salvaged from a steamer lost in China waters, shipped
and rebuilt by the Portland Company as their engine #4.
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