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Vanguard Plans: Coast Guard Icebreaker Alexander Henry
|Type:||Light icebreaker and supply and buoy tender|
|Tonnage:||Actual: 1,674 GRT|
|Displacement:||Actual: 2,497 long tons (2,537 t)|
|Beam:||Actual : 13.3 m (43 ft 8 in) Model: 17.7cm|
|Draught:||Actual: 4.9 m (16.08 ft)|
|Installed power:||Actual: 3,550 bhp (2,650 kW)|
|Propulsion:||Actual: 2 × Fairbanks-Morse 10-cylinder 2-cycle diesel model 37F16|
|Speed:||Actual: 13 knots (24 km/h)|
This drawing is offered on 3 sheets at 1/75 scale . General arrangement profile, plan and set of hull sections, are included.
General HistoryBuilt in 1958, entered service 1959. Served entire career on the Great Lakes, based in Lake Superior. Retired in 1984, turned over to the Great Lakes Museum in Kingston in 1986. Lakehead Transportation Museum Society purchased the ship in 2017 and will be displayed in Thunder Bay ON.
**other scales may be offered, these have been digitally resized from this original scaled drawing. Process results in no loss of perspective.
**plans are printed as ordered insuring fresh clean plans
Photo: By Diane Krauss (DianeAnna) - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0