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5:57 am on Thursday November 29, 2012

With a need of $20 million, group hopes to bring 1890s USS Olympia to Beaufort

Flickr user listentoreason The Olympia, currently at Philadelphia. Update November 29: The Island Packet has followed up again and notes that the field of competitors has narrow, with the Port Royal effort being one of only two bidders left....
3:15 am on Saturday April 23, 2011

With a need of $20 million, group hopes to bring 1890s USS Olympia to Beaufort

Image by Flickr user listentoreason The Olympia, currently at Philadelphia.A story dated March 31 read "USS Olympia now on the market." And the cruiser commissioned in 1895 already has a half-dozen interested takers, including a Beaufort-based "...
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