File No. AT2085

 SteeringWheel/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 in1947 as the RHEA (AMS 52).  She was decommissioned in 1957 and sold to the Ships, Engines and Equipment Company in1960 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

Details are deemed to be correct but are not guaranteed and should be independently verified.

Please contact us for further information
Scruton Marine Inc.    Phone 519-583-1636
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