World War II
American Aircraft Carriers
USS Enterprise (CV-6)
A Study in Blueprints

by Duane Borchers, Sr.

Book-067 $90.00 (Foreign, $120.00)(11"x17", soft cover book of engineering drawings, 221 pages)
Ships of class: USS Yorktown (CV-5), USS Enterprise (CV-6) and USS Hornet (CV-8).

List of Blueprints

Title

Vessel

Page

Plate I,

USS Enterprise (CV-6)
Navy Dept.
BuShips
War Damage Report No. 59

51

Plate II,

do.

52

Plate III,

do.

53

Plate IV,

do.

54

Plate V,

do.

55

Plate VI,

do.

56

Plate VII,

do.

57

Title

Vessel &
Shipyard

Date of
Document

Scale

Page

Inboard Profile,

U.S. Aircraft Carriers 4&5
Navy Dept.
BuC&R

March 5, 1934

1/32"

58-61

Island platforms & bridges,

do.

do.

do.

62-64

Body,

do.

do.

1/16"

65

Title

Vessel &
Shipyard

Date of
Document

Page

X-tions, fwd., frames 11. 23, 33, 41,67,
  79 & 96,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
BuC&R

-

66-68

X-tions, aft. frames 109, 123, 134, 157,
  172 & 182,

do.

-

69-71

Transverse x-tions, frames 2, 11, 17, 23, 33, 41,
  54, 67, 79, 96, 140, 155, 172 & 189,

do.

Mar. 2, 1934

72-74

Midship & type x-tions, frames 37, 76, 96,
  122 & 140,

USS Hornet
Newport News
Shipbuilding Co.

Apr. 4, 1941

75-78

Outboard profile, stbd.,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
BuC&R

1934

79-82

Inboard profile, stbd.,

do.

do.

83-86

Docking plan,

USS Yorktown
Newport News
Shipbuilding Co.

Dec. 12, 1937

87-90

Bonjean curves,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
|
BuC&R

July 31, 1935

91-92

Forefastle, f.d. & structure above f.d.,

do.

June 1933

93-95

Forecastle & main decks,

do.

1934

96-99

Island platforms & bridges,

do.

Mar. 5, 1934

100-101

Flight & gallery deck,

do.

1934

102-104

Stern,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Newport News
Shipbuilding Co.

Nov. 20, 1937

105-107

1st, 2nd platforms & hold,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
BuC&R

-

108-110

Ventillation, forecastle & main deck,

do.

Mar. 5, 1934

111-113

Ventillation, island & flats below f.d.,

do.

do.

114-117

Steering gear, rudder & shaft struts,

do.

do.

118-121

Diagram of gasoline system,

do.

do.

122-124

Shell plating, fwd.,

do.

do.

125-129

Shell plating, aft.,

do.

do.

130-133

Rudder & steering gear,

do.

-

134-136

Arrg=t of shafting,

-

-

137-139

Water & fuel systems,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
BuC&R

1933

140-142

Tripod mast & platforms,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Newport News
Shipbuilding Co.

Feb. 19, 1936

143-145

Navigation & signal lights,

do.

Aug. 18, 1937

146-148

Hawse pipes,

do.

June 25, 1937

149-150

Foundation & location for bitts & chalks,

do.

Feb. 10, 1937

151-153

Class VB airplane stowage, template,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Navy Dept.
BuAir

Oct. 8. 1934

154-155

Class VT, do., do.,

do.

Oct. 25, 1934

156-157

Class VSB, do., do.,

do.

Oct. 30, 1934

158-159

Class VF-1, do., do.,

do.

Oct. 15, 1934

160-161

Class VJ, do., do.,

do.

Oct. 1, 1934

162-163

Arrg=t of athwartship armor, group II,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Newport News
Shipbuilding Co.

Apr. 9, 1937

164-165

Arrg=t of armor,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Navy Dept.
BuC&R

-

166-168

Type >XH= mark II catapult, arhwartship,
  double end, flush deck, preliminary,
  gen. arrg=t.,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Navy Dept.
BuAir

Oct. 30, 1934

169

Shuttle launching captault, assembly & details,

Naval Aircraft
Factory

-

170

Arresting gear & barrier wire locations,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Navy Dept.
BuAir

Sept. 25, 1934

171

Flight deck, structural arrg=t.,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Navy Dept.
BuC&R

Mar. 5, 1934

172-175

do.

do.

-

176-179

do., do., frames 2 through 38,

do.

May 31, 1932

180-182

do., structural details, fwd of frame 70,

do.

March 5, 1934

183-187

Fwd. main elevator, general arrg=t.,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Peter Clark, Inc.

-

188-189

Elevator midship, general arrg=t.,

do.

-

190-191

do., aft, genral arrg=t.,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Newport News
Shipbuilding Co.

1934

192-194

Boat & airplane king post crane, frame 111,
  general arrg=t.,

do.

June 22, 1934

195-196

Boat & airplane jib crane, frame 157 p.&s.,
  general arrg=t.,

do.

April 28, 1934

197-198

Boat crane, frame 82, stbd.,

do.

Nov. 18, 1936

199-200

Boat stowage, 36' motor launch,

do.

Aug. 29, 1934

201-202

do., 40' motor launch, frames 96-106, stbd.,

do.

June 30, 1937

203-204

Ventilation, aft engine room,

do.

-

205-207

Ammunition stowage,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Navy Dept.
BuC&R

-

208-209

Ammunition handling, forward,

do.

-

210-212

Ammunition handling, aft,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Navy Dept.
BuC&R

Aug. 3, 1934

213-214

Bomb & torpedo truck, sub-assemblies,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Navy Dept.
BuOrd

April 23, 1934

215

do., general arrg=t.,

do.

do.

216

Hinged x-tion., of aft gun platform,

USS Yorktown
& Enterprise
Newport News
Shipbuilding Co.

Mar. 30, 1937

217-218

Gun director MK XXXII Mod. 1,
  working circle,

U.S. Naval Gun
Factory
Wash.D.C.

Apr. 8, 1934

219

do., stand detail,

do.

Mar. 13, 1933

220

5" mount, MK XXI, Mod. 1, working circle,

do.

Dec. 11, 1933

221

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