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USS Cumberland

Built By: Unknown

Sailed: May 24, 1842

Commissioned: November 9, 1842

Decommissioned: March 8, 1862 - Sunk during the Battle of Hampton Roads



Type: Raritan-class Frigate

Displacement: 1,726 tons

Length: 175 feet

Beam: 45 feet

Draft: 21.1 feet

Propulsion: Sail


Although there was different armament between 1842, this is the armament as of 1861.

1 10-inch Dahlgren

22 -9-inch Dahlgrens

1 70-pounder Rifle



Gosport Naval Yard

Hatteras Inlet Batteries

Hampton Roads (Sunk)

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