Built: Neilson Yacht, Baltimore, MD
Machinery: Triple-expansion steam engine, 250 hp
Speed: 14 knots
Beam: 16' 6"
Acquired: from US Navy on 10 September 1919
Disposition: Sold 22 July 1922
Armament: 2 1-pdr (USN)
York, built as the private yacht Chilhowee, was purchased by the Navy on 12 July 1917 and designated SP-525. She was stationed at Norfolk, VA in Coast Guard service.
Donald Canney. U.S. Coast Guard and Revenue Cutters, 1790-1935. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1995.