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Terrier SAM-N-7

Ship Launched Surface to Air Missile

 
 
Terrier SAM-N-7 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 16, 2013
1. Terrier SAM-N-7 Marker
Inscription.
Specifications:
Diameter: 12”
Length: 27 ft
Weight: 3000 lbs
Wings: 47”
Range: 15 Miles – Ceiling of 10 Miles
Warhead: 218 lbs
Navigation: Radio Controlled
Speed: Mach 1.8
Booster: 1,290 lbs of Thrust

The Terrier Missile was used by most US Naval vessels until replaced by the standard missile.
 
Location. 40° 52.833′ N, 74° 2.384′ W. Marker is in Hackensack, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of River Street and Bridge Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located at the New Jersey Naval Museum on the Hackensack River. Marker is at or near this postal address: 78 River Street, Hackensack NJ 07601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Talos SAM-N-6 (a few steps from this marker); Regulus I SSM-N-8 (a few steps from this marker); Lark Anti-aircraft Missile (a few steps from this marker); Underwater MK16 Mine (a few steps from this marker); Polaris A-1 Missle (a few steps from this marker); USS Gudgeon (SS-211) (within shouting distance
Terrier SAM-N-7 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 16, 2013
2. Terrier SAM-N-7 Marker
of this marker); Submariners Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Still on Patrol (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Hackensack.
 
Also see . . .  New Jersey Naval Museum. (Submitted on April 17, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. War, Cold
 
Marker at the New Jersey Naval Museum image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 16, 2013
3. Marker at the New Jersey Naval Museum
Terrier SAM-N-7 Missile image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 16, 2013
4. Terrier SAM-N-7 Missile
The Terrier SAM-N-7 missile can be seen in the middle of the photo.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 314 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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