MUSEUM SHIPS WEEKEND
0000Z June 5, 2021 to 2359Z June 6, 2021
PLEASE NOTE: This
is NOT a contest!
This year we will not be issuing individual certificates since we won't have a large number of ships participating.
Remember, a lot of the ships are still closed due to the Covid-19 problem.
Please read the following 2 articles which should help explain some problems that arise when checking your logs.
MSW FAQ UTC Time
NOTE: We have moved to a new server and we have a new e-mail address - see below
Ships wishing to participate should send a note to email@example.com with the name of ship, callsign, location and contact info for person responsible.
Please read the rules for ships wishing to participate before contacting us.
SHIPS PARTICIPATING FOR 2021 - 60 Ships
(updated 05 May 2021)
** Ships with asterisks are new to Museum Ships Weekend
Please QSL each ship directly
NOTE: Some ships may have to drop off the list
depending on circumstances.
Please check back often to see if the list of ships changes.
NAME TYPE OF SHIP LOCATION CALLSIGN K1USN Watson Museum Braintree, MA K1USN USS Yorktown (Jun 5 only) Aircraft Carrier Charleston, SC WA4USN USS Hornet (9a-5pm both days) Aircraft Carrier Alameda Point, CA NB6GC USS Midway Aircraft Carrier San Diego, CA NI6IW USS Montrose Memorial Attack Transport(Haskell Class) Montrose, CO N0P USS New Jersey Battleship Camden, New Jersey NJ2BB USS Massachusetts Battleship Fall River, MA NE1PL USS Iowa Battleship San Pedro, CA NI6BB USS Missouri Battleship Pearl Harbor, HI KH6BB USS Wisconsin Battleship Norfolk, Virginia N4WIS USS Alabama Battleship Mobile, AL K4DSR USS North Carolina Battleship Wilmington, NC NI4BK SS Col. James M Schoonmaker Bulk Carrier Toledo, OH K8E Ex MV Dresden Cargo Ship Rostock, Germany DL0MCM MV Cap San Diego Cargo Ship Hamburg,Germany DL0MFH MV Iris-Joerg Cargo Ship Wischhafen,Germany DL0MFM USCG Ingham CG Cutter Key West, FL NR4DL USS Potomac CG Cutter/Pres. Yacht Oakland, CA NE6JP Claud W Somers Chesapeake Bay Skipjack Reedville, VA W4NNK CSS Neuse (Jun 5 only) Civil War Ironclad Gunboat Kinston, NC KN4RAM USS Indianapolis CA-35 Memorial Cruiser Indianapolis, IN WW2IND **USS Houston Memorial Cruiser Houston, TX WA5DTK USS Laffey Destroyer Charleston, SC NT4HI USS Turner Joy Destroyer Bremerton, WA NS7DD USS Stewart Destroyer Escort Galveston, TX N5FKP USS Slater Destroyer Escort Albany, NY WW2DEM USS Kidd Destroyer Baton Rouge, La W5KID Evelina M Goulart Fishing Schooner Essex, MA W1E SS Grandcamp Memorial French Liberty Ship Texas City, TX K5BS Götz von Mannheim Landing Craft Mannheim, Germany DL0NW SS John W Brown (Jun 5 only) Liberty Ship Baltimore, MD K8JWB Amrumbank /Deutsche Bucht Lightship Emden, Germany DF0MF LS Ambrose Lightship East River, NY City, NY W2AQ Lightship 3 Westhinder Lightship Antwerp, Belgium ON9BD USS LST-325 LST Evansville, IN WW2LST LST-393 LST Muskegon, MI N8LST Chatham Radio/WCC Station Maritime Radio Station Chatham, MA WA1WCC SS Selma Merchant ship WWI(Concrete Hull) Galveston, TX W5MSQ HNLMS Hoogeveen Minesweeper Den Helder, Netherlands PA827HGV USS Hazard Minesweeper Omaha, NE K0FPO NSS Savannah Nuclear Merchant Vessel Baltimore, MD K3SAV HMAS Gladstone Patrol Boat (Fremantle Class) Gladstone QLD, Australia VK4GLA Troll Pinnace Heilbronn, Germany DL0MKH SS City of Milwaukee Railroad Car Ferry Manistee, MI KS8B **MK1 PBR #105 (Jun 6 Only) River Patrol Boat Charleston, SC WA4USN USS Ticonderoga (1814) Schooner Whitehall, NY W2C H. L. Hunley Submarine - Civil War Charleston, SC N4HLH USS Clamagore Submarine Charleston, SC NJ4DU USS Cod Submarine Cleveland, OH W8COD USS Cavalla Submarine Galveston, TX N5FKP Flore Submarine Lorient, France TM2FLO USS Bowfin Submarine Pearl Harbor, HI KH6SP USS Nautilus Submarine Groton, CT N1S HMCS Onondaga Submarine Pointe-au-Père, Quebec VA2GNQ USS Silversides Submarine Muskegon, MI N8SUB USS Drum Submarine Mobile, Alabama K5LDA USS Razorback Submarine N.Little Rock AR N5R USAT LT-5 Tugboat/Cargo Transport Oswego, NY W2LGA SS Lane Victory Victory Ship San Pedro, CA W6LV SS American Victory Victory Ship Tampa, FL W4AVM
The ships listed in this
area have indicated they are unsure if they will be able to activate their
While operation on any amateur frequency is allowed, most ships will be operate in the General portion of the bands.
EVENT PSK 31 OPERATIONS
14.070 MHz 10.142 MHz 18.100 MHz 21.070 MHz 28.120 MHz
Some ships will also be on 3880 KHz - 3885 KHz and 7290 KHz Amplitude Modulation with either their ships original equipment or modern equipment.
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