Builder: Fardy, Baltimore, MD
Rig: Topsail schooner
Displacement: 85 tons
Keel Laid: Unknown
Obtained: Purchased 1 March 1864
Disposition: Sold, 15 January 1870
Armament: 1 30-pdr. Parrot rifle
A centerboard schooner purchased for $8.000 and sent to Beaufort, NC, 28 June 1864, Antietam became part of the Revenue Service's presence there, along with Agassiz, Brown, and Forward.
Other than accomplishing routine customs tasks, Antietam seized a schooner off Roanoke lsland in 1864. In 1867 the cutter transferred to Texas and was later sold at Mobile, AL for $2,800.
Donald Canney. U.S. Coast Guard and Revenue Cutters, 1790-1935. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1995.
U.S. Coast Guard. Record of Movements: Vessels of the United States Coast Guard: 1790 - December 31, 1933. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1934; 1989 (reprint).