• Pipe Spring National Monument

    Pipe Spring

    National Monument Arizona

S.S. Pipe Spring

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SS Pipe Spring:

The name of the boat was T2-SE-A1. T2-SE-A1 was built in Aug. 1944 by the Kaiser Company, Swan Island Yard, Portland, Oregon, as "Pipe Spring" # 1935, for U.M.S.C. ID number of the ship was 2246160. The launch date of the ship was 07/06/1944 and date of completion was 08/1944. T2-SE-A1 was a tanker ship. The tanker was 159.6 feet in lenght and could safely carry up to 16,613 tons. The ship was dismantled at Hong Kong in 1963.

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Deseret Alphabet

On January 19, 1854, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints adopted the Deseret alphabet. The new alphabet consisted of 38 to 40 characters and was developed mostly by George D. Watt. It was an attempt to help simplify spelling in the English Language.