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A boat wrapped in glory for its cutting edge deeds. Yet, I have wondered, the Nautilus in Verne was a doomed boat. Many Nautilus-named boats have been submarines of various navies. I am not sure I'd like being assigned to a ship/boat named Nautilus. Kinda like one named Thunderchild. (Look it up, the ram HMS Thunderchild.)
I think thats actually USS Seawolf, SSN575. Nautilus has a complete sail while Seawolf had the step sail that this boat shows.
Nautilus, Seawolf? They all look alike to me.
I believe the Nautilus was launched in 1954
It's Seawolf, launched 1955.
Confirming previous commenters, Nautilus did in fact have the full sail and was in fact launched on January 21st, 1954.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Nautilus_(SSN-571)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Seawolf_(SSN-575)Yup, it's Seawolf.
Kinda makes me wonder about all the detailed explanations attached to old weapons; Axe-Norse (left-handed) owned by Harold No Nose between 951-985AD, and the illustration looked like a dried turd surrounded by brown dust.
Groton, rhymes with rotten.ET1SS 1967-1987
Never had a boat there, but yes it does. My boats were in Hawaii,San Diegoand Bummerton..... I mean Puget Sound Naval S@$t town.
Just a really expensive, over-engineered tea kettle...….
My grandfather launched out of there on the USS Baya in 1944.