Category:USS Alabama (BB-8)

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USS Alabama 
USS Alabama (BB-8) 1912.jpg
Illinois-class pre-dreadnought battleship of the United States Navy
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Instance ofpre-dreadnought battleship
Named after
Vessel class
Significant event
  • order (10 June 1896)
  • keel laying (2 December 1896)
  • ship commissioning (16 October 1900)
  • 23.5 foot
  • 72.25 foot
  • 374 foot
Followed by
Authority control
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Type Battleship
Ship class Illinois
Order date
Built by William Cramp and Sons, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Yard number 290
Keel laid
Launch date
Completion date
Length overall 114 m (124.6 yd)
Beam 22 m (24 yd)
Draft 7.1 m (23.4 ft)
Displacement 11,751 t (26,094,270.60 lb)
Power 10000 hp
Speed 16 knots
English: USS Alabama (BB-8) was a Illinois class battleship commissioned in the United States Navy.


  • Navy Department, Naval History Division () [] "Appendix I" in Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships, 1 (corrected ed.), p. 191. Archived from the original.
  • Naval Historical Center, Department of the Navy () [] "Alabama" in Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships, 1A (revised ed.), p. 106. Archived from the original.
  • ALABAMA (BB 8) (ex-BATTLESHIP #8). Naval Vessel Register. Naval Sea Systems Command. Retrieved on 4 September 2016.

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