After a lengthy repair, USS Cassin Young (DD-793) comes out of the Navy Yard’s historic Dry Dock #1 today. In honor of  her relaunch, here are some photos of Dry Dock #1’s other sometimes-resident – USS Constitution.
 USS Constitution entering Dry Dock #1, 1927. USSCM photo collection [227.6]

 Dockside view of Constitution entering Dry Dock #1, 1927. USSCM photo collection [277.4]

Scaffolding supported Constitution‘s hull in dry dock, 1927. USSCM photo collection [1702.18]

View from the caisson door, 1927. USSCM photo collection [1702.19]

Sightings is the occasional photo segment of Log Lines. All photos are from the collections of the USS Constitution Museum, unless otherwise noted.

The Author(s)

USS Constitution Museum
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