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NR-1 to Keyport Museum

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Topic: NR-1 to Keyport Museum
Posted By: Rontini599
Subject: NR-1 to Keyport Museum
Date Posted: 12 May 2018 at 1:01pm
KEYPORT, Washington — While every ship and
submarine is special to the Sailors who served aboard,
some vessels are truly one of a kind. Puget Sound Naval
Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility partnered
with the U.S. Naval Undersea Museum to preserve part of
one such historic vessel.
Capt. Howard Markle, commander of PSNS & IMF,
and Museum Director Lindy Dosher officially transferred
ownership of the control room from the experimental
nuclear research submarine NR-1 from the shipyard to the
museum during a ceremony in the museum’s private

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Posted By: Curt
Date Posted: 14 May 2018 at 12:00pm
Isn't the NR-1 Fairwater now at the Nautilus Museum?


Posted By: gcconnor1
Date Posted: 14 May 2018 at 8:02pm
Yes it is.  Toured the museum last September.

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