File No. AT2085


Steering Wheel/Helm from Wooden Hulled Minesweeper “RHEA”

Helm from USS RHEA, a Mark II class wooden hulled minesweeper

39” wide x 52” tall, wooden wheel, brass center

Laid down by the Wm f. Stone and Sons Co. in California in 1942 as Y-200

Reclassified in 1947 as the RHEA (AMS 52).  She was decommissioned in 1957 and sold to the Ships, Engines and Equipment Company in 1960 and was used for many years to trail sea cadets in Port Stanley, Ontario.  Scrapped 1997, the RHEA was the sister ship to Jacques Cousteau’s Calypso.

Located in Sutton West, Ontario, Canada

Price $6,825 CDN

Please contact us for further information

Scruton Marine Services   Phone 519-583-1636   Fax 519-583-2189

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