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H.L. Hunley

H.L. Hunley

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Published by Submerged Cultural Resources Unit, Intermountain Region, National Park Service in Santa Fe, N.M .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • H.L. Hunley (Submarine),
  • Underwater archaeology -- South Carolina -- Charleston,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- South Carolina -- Charleston,
  • Harbors -- South Carolina -- Charleston,
  • Charleston (S.C.) -- Antiquities,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Naval operations -- Submarine

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHL Hunley., H.L. Hunley site assessment.
    Statementa cooperative project of National Park Service, Naval Historical Center, South Carolina Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology ; [Larry E. Murphy, editor].
    SeriesCultural resources management professional papers -- no. 62.
    ContributionsMurphy, Larry E., Intermountain Cultural Resource Center. Submerged Cultural Resources Unit., Naval Historical Center (U.S.), University of South Carolina. Institute of Archeology and Anthropology.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxv, 198 p.
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17580516M
    OCLC/WorldCa41434268

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    A snorkel tube, jointed to another hand cranked system, would allow that every time the Hunley would rise close enough to the surface. Hunley sank the USS Housatonic and became the first submarine in world history to sink an enemy ship. The entrance to Charleston harbor is south of Sullivans Island. We need to have the "place" exactly pinpointed in order to list it and in order to effectively protect it.

    The Hunley had two conning towers, one near the stern, the other near the bow. I think that being the first submarine to sink a ship is quite an important step H.L. Hunley book the timeline of military submarine history. The submarine was a Civil War weapon. PoqVaUSA talk16 May UTC Since in tests made in the Mobile River, Alabama, on July 31,Hunley traveled almost entirely submerged at a speed of 4 knots despite a heavy current, submerged completely and exploded a towed torpedo under the target vessel successfully destroying it, and safely resurfaced on the other side, [1] I think Hunley clearly qualifies as a true submarine. Gildir talk29 September UTC I would like to comment that the egregious example of Wikipedia's unreliability is a good reason that editors seeking to correct articles, thus removing such unreliability, is important.


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There was a mishap which killed five H.L. Hunley book members, but three survived. Written by Richard W. This later indicated that the ocean current was going out following the attack on Housatonic, taking Hunley with her to where she was eventually found and later recovered.

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Review Your Listing Review information on this page and make sure it is accurate. So, please be accurate and use an identifiable screen name linked to your true identity. For generations, searchers prowled Charleston's harbor, looking for the Hunley.

A captain at the bow served as the navigator and operated the dive planes, rudder, and pump. See more. What, exactly, was groundbreaking about any particular part of the Hunley? The final mission was on time. Later that year, in September, with Cussler's full knowledge, the University team went back to check the two targets and reported that one of them was the Hunley.

Then write an unbiased account. Dixon's hip bone. But when the lookout on the Housatonic spotted the H. He had the gold coin engraved and carried it as a lucky charm. Depth gauge?Built for the Confederate Army during the Civil War, H.

L. Hunley was the first undersea vehicle to sink a ship. During its career, the submarine sank three times.

The last time left the Hunley at the bottom of Charleston's outer harbor until its recovery in At the museum, see a replica of the Location: Supply St Warren Lasch Conservation Center, North Charleston, SC "The H.L.

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L. Hunley, often referred to as Hunley, was a H.L. Hunley book of the Pdf States pdf America that played a small part in the American Civil War. Hunley demonstrated the advantages and the dangers of undersea warfare.

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