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TAKU

TAKU
Coast and Geodetic Survey Ship TAKU. In service 1898 - 1917.
Pacific service.

Steamer, length 70.6 feet, beam 23.8 feet, draft 8.4 feet. Built in 1898 by George Kneass at San Francisco, California, for $11,844.35. In service 1898-1917 primarily in Alaskan waters. Named for the geographic area of Taku Inlet, Southeast Alaska.


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