U.S. Coast Guard Cutter WHITE LUPINE, U.S. Coast Guard Station Rockland, east end of Til, Rockland, Knox County, ME
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east end of Til, Rockland, ME
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER ME-63
Building/structure dates: 1943 initial construction
Significance: "White Lupine" is significant as one of eight U.S. Navy YF 257-class lighters, designed to provide logistical support to naval operations during World War II. Following the war these vessels were transferred to the U.S. Coast Guard, primarily for aids-to-navigation service.
War (World War II)
Erie Concrete & Steel Supply Company
Cox, J. Lee D., Historian
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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