GROTON, Conn. (CBSNewYork) – The U.S.S. Nautilus is one very special boat.
“This is the first nuclear-powered vessel of any kind – ship or under the water,” Submarine Force Museum Curator Steven Finnegan told WCBS 880’s Mike Xirinachs.READ MORE: 1 Injured In Manhole Fire In Midtown; FDNY, Utility Crews On Scene
It was built in 1954 and is now open to public viewing as part of the museum in Groton.
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Finnegan beams with pride over her accomplishments.