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USS Gloucester was a gunboat in the United States Navy. She was built in 1891 as the yacht Corsair II for J. P. Morgan by Neafie & Levy of Philadelphia, to a design by John Beavor-Webb. The yacht was acquired by the Navy on 23 April 1898 and commissioned Gloucester on 16 May 1898 with Lieutenant Commander Richard Wainwright in command.
|Builder||Neafie & Levy|
|Acquired||23 April 1898|
|Commissioned||16 May 1898|
|Stricken||12 August 1919|
|Displacement||786 long tons (799 t)|
|Length||240 ft 8 in (73.36 m)|
|Beam||27 ft 2 in (8.28 m)|
|Draft||12 ft (3.7 m)|
|Speed||17 kn (20 mph; 31 km/h)|
|Armament||4 × 6-pounder (32 mm (1.26 in)) guns|