Crater-class cargo ship
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USS Livingston (AK-222)
|Operators:||United States Navy|
|Length:||441 ft 6 in (134.57 m)|
|Beam:||57 ft (17 m)|
|Draft:||30 ft (9.1 m)|
|Propulsion:||Single-shaft, reciprocating engine, 1,950 hp (1,454 kW)|
|Speed:||11.5 knots (13.2 mph; 21.3 km/h)|
The class was named for the lead ship of its type, USS Crater (AK-70). There were a total of 62 ships of this class built, the largest count of U.S. Navy cargo ship classes.
The ships were propelled by a reciprocating steam engine using a single screw with a power of 1,950 hp (1,454 kW) shaft.
- "Crater Class, U.S. Cargo Ships". The Pacific War Online Encyclopedia. Retrieved April 15, 2014.
- AK — Cargo Ships—Ships of the U.S. Navy, 1940-1945.
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