From: Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships


A river in North Carolina.


Catawba, a Canonicus class monitor, was launched 13 April 1864 by Alexander Swift and Co., Cincinnati, Ohio. The vessel was accepted by the Navy in June 1865 and placed in ordinary until early in 1868 when she was sold.

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Date: 6 Mar 1999