Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Coast Guard Cutter Taney
The last surviving warship from the attack on Pearl Harbor
—“Saving One of America's Treasures” —
In 2003 TANEY underwent a major renovation at the Coast Guard Yard in Curtis Bay. The work begun there continues today. We would like to thank all those who made this restoration possible: Save America's Treasures (a program of the National Park Service), United States Coast Guard, Curtis Bay, General Ship Repair Corp., Middendorf Foundation, Hahn Foundation, Navy League of Baltimore, Chesapeake Coatings, Ameron International, Belzona, Moran Towing, Vane Brothers, Smith's Shipyard, Corman-Imbach Co., Neale Foundation, Propeller Club of Baltimore, USCGC Taney Association, USCGC Spencer Association, and all contributors to the CGC Taney Fund. ...
TANEY December 7, 1941 [by] Keith Ferris.
[Your ticket to the Maritime Museum includes four National Historic Landmarks: U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Taney, U.S. Submarine Torsk, Light Ship LV#116 Chesapeake, Seven Foot Knoll
Erected by Baltimore Maritime Museum.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 39° 17.108′ N, 76° 36.37′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Harbor Bridge Walk and Harbor Magic Drive. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Seven-Foot Knoll Lighthouse (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Water Power: Baltimore's Economic Engine (about 600 feet away); Exodus 1947: "The ship That Launched a Nation" (about 600 feet away); Living Classrooms Foundation (about 600 feet away); Heritage Walk (about 600 feet away); Baltimore Riot Trail (about 800 feet away); Lightship Chesapeake (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Baltimore Riot Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Baltimore.
More about this marker. CGC Taney is moored in Baltimore's Inner Harbor at Pier 5. The marker is accessible to pedestrians at the east end of the Bridge walk which connects Piers 4 and 5, one block south of E. Pratt Street at the west end of Eastern Avenue - two blocks west of S. President Street.
Also see . . . USCGC Taney. (Submitted on January 4, 2009, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. WHEC-37; Okinawa; Operation Market Time; U.S. Navy; Treasury Department; Dept. of Transportation.
Categories. • 20th Century • Landmarks • Notable Events • War, Vietnam • War, World II • Waterways & Vessels •
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