National Park Service - Maritime Heritage Program
HISTORIC SHIPS TO VISIT - LISTED BY REGION & STATE
GULF COAST REGION
ALABAMA | FLORIDA | LOUISIANA | TEXAS
(No Listings for Mississippi)

Gulf Coast Region Map - AL
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA BATTLESHIP, SOUTH DAKOTA CLASS, BB-60
Homeport:
Current Use:
Original Use:
Contact:
Photo Not AvailableMOBILE, AL
MUSEUM VESSEL (FLOATING EXHIBIT)
COMBATANT
U.S.S. ALABAMA BATTLESHIP COMMISSION
2703 BATTLESHIP PARKWAY, BOX 65
MOBILE, AL 36601
334-433-2703

Built: 1942, NORFOLK NAVY YARD, NORFOLK, VIRGINIA. Length: 679.5, Beam: 108.2, Draft: 36.2, Displacement: 35000. Hull: STEEL. Preservation Status: GOOD CONDITION, 90% ORIGINAL FABRIC, LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, REF. NO. 86000083, DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK, 1/14/86.

ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
ALABAMA
DRUM SUBMARINE, GATO CLASS, SS-228
Homeport:
Current Use:
Original Use:
Contact:
Photo Not AvailableMOBILE, AL
MUSEUM VESSEL (FLOATING EXHIBIT)
COMBATANT
U.S.S. ALABAMA BATTLESHIP COMMISSION
2703 BATTLESHIP PARKWAY, BOX 65
MOBILE, AL 36601
334-433-2703

Built: 1942, PORTSMOUTH NAVY YARD, PORTSMOUTH, NEW HAMPSHIRE. Length: 311.8, Beam: 27.2, Draft: 17, Displacement: 1525. Hull: STEEL. Preservation Status: GOOD CONDITION, 95% ORIGINAL FABRIC, LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, REF. NO. 86000086, DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK, 1/14/86.

Gulf Coast Region Map - FL
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
AMERICAN VICTORY VICTORY SHIP, VC2-S-AP2 TYPE
Homeport:
Current Use:
Original Use:
Contact:
American VictoryTAMPA, FL
MUSEUM VESSEL
CARGO/TROOPSHIP
AMERICAN VICTORY MARINERS MEMORIAL AND MUSEUM SHIP
705 CHANNELSIDE DRIVE
TAMPA, FL 33602
813-228-8766

Built: 1945, CALIFORNIA SHIPBUILDING CORPORATION, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA. Length: 455, Beam: 62, Draft: 28, Displacement: 10750. Hull: STEEL.

Photo courtesy of the American Victory Mariners Memorial & Museum Ship.

Gulf Coast Region Map - FL
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
GOVERNOR STONE SCHOONER
Homeport:
Current Use:
Original Use:
Contact:
Governor StonePOINT WASHINGTON, FL
MUSEUM VESSEL (OPERATIONAL)
CARGO/FREIGHT
FRIENDS OF EDEN GARDENS STATE PARK
P.O. BOX 4
POINT WASHINGTON, FL 32454
850-267-0917

Built: 1877, PASCAGOULA, MISSISSIPPI. Length: 39, Beam: 12.6, Draft/Depth of Hold: 3/3.3, Gross/Net Tons: 12/14. Hull: WOOD. Preservation Status: GOOD CONDITION, 70% ORIGINAL FABRIC, LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, REF. NO. 91002063, DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK, 12/4/91.

Gulf Coast Region Map - LA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
DELTA QUEEN RIVER STEAMBOAT
Homeport:
Current Use:
Original Use:
Contact:
Photo Not AvailableNEW ORLEANS, LA
EXCURSION/CRUISE
PASSENGER/CARGO
DELTA QUEEN STEAMBOAT COMPANY
#30 ROBIN STREET WHARF
NEW ORLEANS, LA 70130
504-586-0631

Built: 1926, ISHERWOOD SHIPYARD, GLASGOW, SCOTLAND. Length: 250, Beam: 58, Draft/Depth of Hold: 7/11.5, Gross/Net Tons: 1837/1318. Hull: STEEL. Preservation Status: GOOD CONDITION, 85% ORIGINAL FABRIC, LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, REF. NO. 70000495, DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK, 6/29/89.

LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
LOUISIANA
KIDD DESTROYER, REPEAT FLETCHER CLASS, DD-661
Homeport:
Current Use:
Original Use:
Contact:
KiddBATON ROUGE, LA
MUSEUM VESSEL (FLOATING EXHIBIT)
COMBATANT
LOUISIANA NAVAL WAR MEMORIAL COMMISSION
305 SOUTH RIVER ROAD
BATON ROUGE, LA 70802
504-342-1942

Built: 1943, FEDERAL SHIPBUILDING & DRYDOCK COMPANY, KEARNEY, NEW JERSEY. Length: 376.5, Beam: 39.7, Draft: 18, Displacement: 2952. Hull: STEEL. Preservation Status: GOOD CONDITION, 100% ORIGINAL FABRIC, LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, REF. NO. 83000502, DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK, 1/14/86.

Gulf Coast Region Map - TX
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
CAVALLA SUBMARINE, GATO/SSK CLASS, AGSS-244
Homeport:
Current Use:
Original Use:
Contact:
Photo Not AvailableGALVESTON, TX
MUSEUM VESSEL (DRY BERTH EXHIBIT)
COMBATANT
SEAWOLF PARK
PELICAN ISLAND
P.O. BOX 3306
GALVESTON, TX 77550
409-763-5738

Built: 1942, ELECTRIC BOAT COMPANY, GROTON, CONNECTICUT. Length: 311.7, Beam: 27.2, Draft: 17, Displacement: 1526. Hull: STEEL. Preservation Status: POOR CONDITION, 90% ORIGINAL FABRIC.

TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
ELISSA BARK
Homeport:
Current Use:
Original Use:
Contact:
Photo Not AvailableGALVESTON, TX
MUSEUM VESSEL (OPERATIONAL)
CARGO/FREIGHT
TEXAS SEAPORT MUSEUM
PIER 21 AND HARBORSIDE DRIVE
GALVESTON, TX 77550
409-763-1877

Built: 1877, ALEXANDER HALL AND COMPANY, ABERDEEN, SCOTLAND. Length: 154.7, Beam: 28, Draft/Depth of Hold: 9.5/15.5, Gross/Net Tons: 411/341. Hull: IRON. Preservation Status: GOOD CONDITION, 45% ORIGINAL FABRIC, LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, REF. NO. 78002930, DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK, 12/14/90.

TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
LEXINGTON AIRCRAFT CARRIER, ESSEX CLASS, CV-16
Homeport:
Current Use:
Original Use:
Contact:
Photo Not AvailableCORPUS CHRISTI, TX
MUSEUM VESSEL (FLOATING EXHIBIT)
COMBATANT
USS LEXINGTON MUSEUM ON THE BAY
2914 N. SHORELINE BLVD.
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX 78402
512-888-4873

Built: 1942, BETHLEHEM STEEL SHIPYARDS, QUINCY, MASSACHUSETTS. Length: 910, Beam: 103, Draft: 30. Displacement: 33000 Hull: STEEL. Preservation Status: GOOD CONDITION, 90% ORIGINAL FABRIC.

TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
STEWART DESTROYER ESCORT, EDSALL CLASS, DE-238
Homeport:
Current Use:
Original Use:
Contact:
Photo Not AvailableGALVESTON, TX
MUSEUM VESSEL (DRY BERTH EXHIBIT)
COMBATANT
SEAWOLF PARK
PELICAN ISLAND
P.O. BOX 3306
GALVESTON, TX 77550
409-763-5738

Built: 1942, BROWN SHIPBUILDING COMPANY, HOUSTON, TEXAS. Length: 306, Beam: 37, Draft: 12.3, Displacement: 1200. Hull: STEEL. Preservation Status: POOR CONDITION, 90% ORIGINAL FABRIC.

TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS
TEXAS BATTLESHIP, NEW YORK CLASS, BB-35
Homeport:
Current Use:
Original Use:
Contact:
Photo Not AvailableLAPORTE, TX
MUSEUM VESSEL (FLOATING EXHIBIT)
COMBATANT
SAN JACINTO BATTLEGROUND STATE PARK
3527 STATE HIGHWAY 134
LA PORTE, TX 77571
713-479-4414

Built: 1914, NEWPORT NEWS SHIPBUILDING & DRYDOCK COMPANY, NEWPORT NEWS, VIRGINIA. Length: 573, Beam: 106, Draft/Depth of Hold: 28.5/48.8. Displacement: 34000. Hull: STEEL. Preservation Status: GOOD CONDITION, 90% ORIGINAL FABRIC, LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, REF. NO. 76002039, DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK, 12/8/76.



REVERSE FORWARD
RETURN TO MAIN MAP



Historic Ships Listed By Name Historic Ships Listed By Type Inventory of Historic Ships
Some Basics About Historic Ships Links to More Historic Ships Historic Ships to Visit Home Page



Return to NPS Maritime Heritage Program Home Page


Last Modified: Thu, May 5 2005 3:07:42 pm EDT
JMP/HPB



Privacy & Disclaimer

Parknet logo