Monitors

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US Navy Monitors began in the days of the Civil was but the New Navy of the 1880's  saw ten new monitors built between 1880 and 1900. The Puritan, Amphitrite, Monadnock, terror, Miantonomoh, Monterey, Arkansas, Nevada, Florida and Wyoming

Name Launch Date Fate
USS Puritan 6th December 1882, completed 10th December 1896 Sold 1922

 Amphitrite Class Monitors                       View Class

USS Amphitrite 7th June 1883, completed 23rd April 1895 Sold 1920
USS Monadnock 19th September 1883, completed 20th February 1896 Sold 1923
USS Terror 24th March 1883, completed 15th April 1896 Sold 1923
USS Miantonomoh 5th December 1876, completed 27th October 1891 Sold 1922

 Monterey Class Monitors

USS Monterey 28th April 1891, completed 13th February 1893 Sold 1921

Arkansas Class Monitors                     View Class

USS Arkansas 10th November 1900, completed 28th Ocotber 1902 Sold 1922

 

USS Nevada 24th November 1900, completed 5th March 1903 Sold 1922
USS Florida 30th November 1901, completed 18th June 1903 Sold 1922
USS Wyoming 8th September 1900, completed 8th December 1902 Sold 1939