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Bath Built Ships

Since the 1890s, Bath Iron Works has been building naval and commercial ships. From its earliest days, it established a reputation for quality and as an industry leader in innovative maritime engineering and construction.

This chronological listing of BIW ships is presented for reference purposes. The various images included in our Flash slide shows are mostly the copyright property of General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, and we would appreciate a proper acknowledgement if used in a publication or website. We've augmented our image gallery with photos from other sources, generally within the public domain (for example, official US Navy photos.)