Thread starter Tut11; Start date Jan 26 , 2018; Fewer ads. Hunley, the first submarine to sink an enemy ship in combat, torpedoed the Union blockade ship USS Housatonic, a feat that would not be repeated for another 50 years.
HL Hunley 24" - Civil War Model Ship - Scale Ship Model - Civil War Scale Model by Handcrafted Model Ships. The H.L. The crew of the HUNLEY never returned from their mission and the location of it was unknown until 1995 when it was discovered. But fate was not kind to the Hunley that night as it sank with all of its crew on board before it could return to shore.
The location was kept a secret to prevent looting and it was raised in 2000 and moved to the Lash Conservation Center in … 2.7 out of 5 stars 6 ratings. Make sure this fits by entering your model number. Lots of American Civil War content!
We don't know when or if this item will be back in stock. Commissioned: August, 1863 Service: Charleston Squadron, 1863-1864 Home Port: Charleston, South Carolina Dimensions: 39.5' Length, 3' 8" Beam Armor: None Armament: Spar Torpedo.
On a dark night in February of 1864, the H.L. The H L HUNELY is the first successful submarine to sink a ship. On February 17, 1864 the HUNLEY attacked and sank the USS HOUSITONIC. H.L. Next Last. Tut11 Sergeant. JOIN NOW: REGISTER HERE! This fits your . No need to register, buy now! H. L. Hunley Recovery Operations from the Naval History and Heritage Command details the operations associated with the finding and recovery of the Hunley including the sea bottom archaeology. Hunley being raised her in her specially constructed cradle, 2000. Although the major part of these operations occurred in 2000 and before, the 350-page report includes much material not released before, including some dating to more recent activity.
Currently unavailable. CSS H.L. 1; 2; 3; Next. Jan 26, 2018 #1 Thought y'all would like to see the work in progress for the CSS Hunley I have been working on. Hunley model in progress: January 2018. Cutting edge technology from 150 years ago has finally made its debut in full view for the first time since its raising from the sea bed off the coast of Charleston. HUNLEY (1863) Built: Mobile Bay, Alabama .
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