Galveston class cruisers (USN, CLG-3)

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Galveston class cruisers

specifications

Displacement: 11,060t light; 15,152t full load (CLG-5)
Dimensions: 182.9m wl, 186.0m oa x 20.0m x 7.8m
Machinery: 4-shaft geared turbines, 8 Babcock & Wilcox boilers, 100,000shp = 32kts. Range 8000nm at 15kts. Oil 2661t
Armament: 3-6in/47 (1x3), 2-5in/38 (1x2) (6-6in/47 (2x3), 6-5in/38 (3x2) in CLG-3 and CLG-8), 1 Talos SAM (1x2, 46 missiles, in CLG-3-CLG-5), 1 Terrier SAM (1x2, 120 missiles, in CLG-6-CLG-8)
Sensors: Radar SPS-9 (SPS-17 in CLG-4), SPS-39, SPS-8B (CLG-3, CLG-5-CLG-8; SPS-2 in CLG-4), 2 SPQ-5 (CLG6-CLG8), 2 SPG-49/SFW-2 (CLG3-CLG5); sonar SQS-23. See notes
Complement: 1382

units

No Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
CLG-3 Galveston Cramp 20 Feb 1944 22 Apr 1945 25 May 1946 21 Dec 1973 stricken former CL-93
CLG-4 Little Rock Cramp 6 Mar 1943 27 Aug 1944 17 Jun 1945 22 Nov 1976 stricken former CL-92
CLG-5 Oklahoma City Cramp 8 Mar 1942 20 Feb 1944 22 Dec 1944 15 Dec 1979 stricken former CL-91
CLG-6 Providence Bethlehem, Quincy 27 Jul 1943 28 Dec 1944 15 May 1945 31 Jul 1978 sold for BU former CL-82
CLG-7 Springfield Bethlehem, Quincy 13 Feb 1943 9 Mar 1944 9 Sept 1944 31 Jul 1978 sold for BU former CL-66
CLG-8 Topeka Bethlehem, Quincy 21 Apr 1943 19 Aug 1944 23 Dec 1944 1 Dec 1973 stricken former CL-67