The USS Lowell (NCC-664) was an Oberth-class surveyor that saw service with the Federation Starfleet during the 23rd century. (Ship Recognition Manual, Volume 4: Starships of the Original Series Era)
- In Orion Press continuity, the registry of the Lowell was NCC-655.
From 2288 to 2290, the Lowell surveyed the spinward regions of the Federation for colonizable planets.
Lowell investigated the wreckage of a Promellian battlecruiser found by the USS Enterprise-B in 2294. (Orion Press: Chekov's Enterprise)