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USCGC Ingham (WHEC-35)

USCGC Ingham (WHEC-35) paranormal

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Location submitted by: sdonley on 08/04/2017
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Coast Guard vessel from 1936 open to the public as a maritime museum & memorial.

Southard St
Key West , FL 33041
Phone: (305) 292-5072
Open to the public: Yes

Lat: 24.5560323
Lon: -81.80020639999998

Database Summary:

Demographic Rank: 6
History: 1
Stories: 0
Claims: 2
Evidence: 0
Resources: 3
Retrievals: 7866
Vistor Rating: 0.0
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The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter SAMUEL D. INGHAM (Builder's No. CG-66) was built at the Philadelphia Navy Yard and was the fourth cutter to bear that name. The Treasury Department awarded her contract on 30 January 1934. Her keel was laid on 1 May 1935 and she was launched on 3 June 1936 along with her sister Treasury-class cutters WILLIAM J. DUANE and ROGER B. TANEY. The SAMUEL D. INGHAM was christened by Ms. Katherine INGHAM Brush on that date and the new cutter was formally commissioned on 12 September 1936.

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Added by: sdonley on 08/01/2019 DB#:489


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3018 08/01/2019 sdonley People have reported the feeling of being uneasy down in the bowls of the ship.
3019 08/01/2019 sdonley There have been photographs taken of orbs within the ship, but could be due to the plexiglass and flash anomalies.

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Key West Diary: USCG Cutter Ingham
Added: 08/01/2019 By: sdonley
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Problematica Paranormal Files : Haunted Places in Key West, Florida
Added: 08/01/2019 By: sdonley
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USCG Ingham Key West Museum Honors America's Fallen Warriors
Added: 08/01/2019 By: sdonley
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