USS Gridley CG21 at Esquimalt, BC 1963
Guided Missile Cruiser CG 21 USS Gridley of the Leahy Class visiting Esquimalt,British Columbia shortly after completion. A general purpose cruiser of 7,800 tons full load; 533 ft LOA; 55 ft max. beam. Crew 405. Propulsion two shaft geared steam turbines 85,000 SHP giving 32 knots top speed. Class comprised nine ships. All now have been deleted.
Picture added on 08 March 2007