Gosport Shipyard

Gosport Shipyard (HM1CZL)

Location: Portsmouth, VA 23704
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 49.293', W 76° 17.796'

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Gosport Shipyard, which later became a United States Naval Shipyard, was established in 1787 by Andrew Sprowle. In 1833 the first drydock in the United States was opened in this yard.
Year Placed1970
Placed ByFort Nelson Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution
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Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 6:46am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 384361 N 4075860
Decimal Degrees36.82155000, -76.29660000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 49.293', W 76° 17.796'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 49' 17.58" N, 76° 17' 47.76" W
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Area Code(s)757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 316 Portsmouth Blvd, Portsmouth VA 23704, US
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