World War II
The Maritime Commission
VC2-S-AP2Victory Ships
A Study in Blueprints

by Duane Borchers, Sr.

BK-049 $65.00 (Foreign: $95.00)(11"x17" soft cover book of engineering drawings, 110 pages)
Ships of class: Aberdeen Victory, Adelphi Victory, Adrian Victory, Aiken Victory, Alamo Victory, Albion Victory, Alfred Victory, Alhambra Victory, Allegheny Victory, Alma Victory, Altoona Victory, Amarillo Victory, American Victory, Ames Victory, Amherst Victory, Anadarko Victory, Anchorage Victory, Anniston Victory, Antioch Victory, Appleton Victory, Arcadia Victory, Asbury Victory, Atchison Victory, Atlantic City Victory, Attleboro Victory, Augustana Victory, Australia Victory, Bardstown Victory, Barnard Victory, Barre Victory, Bartlesville Victory, Bates Victory, Baton Rouge Victory, Battle Creek Victory, Baylor Victory, Beatrice Victory, Beaver Victory, Bedford Victory, Belgium Victory, Bellingham Victory, Beloit Victory, Berea Victory, Berkeley Victory, Berry Victory, Berwyn Victory, Bessemer Victory, Biddeford Victory, Billings Victory, Binghampton Victory, Bloomington Victory, Blue Island Victory, Blue Ridge Victory, Bluefield Victory, Boise Victory, Boulder Victory, Bowdoin Victory, Bowling Green Victory, Bozeman Victory, Brainerd Victory, Brandon Victory, Brazil Victory, Brigham Victory, Britain Victory, Brown Victory, Bucknell Victory, Bucyrus Victory, Burbank Victory, C.C.N.Y. Victory, Calvin Victory, Canada Victory, Canton Victory, Capital Victory, Carleton Victory, Carroll Victory, Carthage Victory, Catawba Victory, Cedar Rapids Victory, Central Falls Victory, Central Victory, Chanute Victory, Chapel Hill Victory, Chelsea Victory, China Victory, Citadel Victory, Claremont Victory, Clark Victory, Clarksburg Victory, Clarksdale Victory, Clarksville Victory, Claymont Victory, Clearwater Victory, Clovis Victory, Coaldale Victory, Cody Victory, Coe Victory, Coeur d'Alene Victory, Coffeyville Victory, Colby Victory, Colgate Victory, Colombia Victory, Colorado Springs Victory, Cooper Union Victory, Cornell Victory, Costa Rica Victory, Council Bluffs Victory, Cranston Victory, Creighton Victory, Cuba Victory, Czechoslovakia Victory, Dalton Victory, Dartmouth Victory, Davidson Victory, De Pauw Victory, Denison Victory, Devils Lake Victory, Dickinson Victory, Dominican Victory, Dothan Victory, Douglas Victory, Drake Victory, Drew Victory, Drexel Victory, Drury Victory, Duke Victory, Durango Victory, Durham Victory, Earlham Victory, East Point Victory, El Reno Victory, El Salvador Victory, Elgin Victory, Elko Victory, Elmira Victory, Emory Victory, Enid Victory, Escanaba Victory, Ethiopia Victory, Eufala Victory, Fairmont Victory, Fayetteville Victory, Fenn Victory, Fisk Victory, Flagstaff Victory, Fordham Victory, Frederick Victory, Frontenac Victory, Frostburg Victory, Furman Victory, Gainsville Victory, Georgetown Victory, Gonzaga Victory, Goucher Victory, Grange Victory, Great Falls Victory, Greece Victory, Greeley Victory, Green Bay Victory, Greenville Victory, Gretna Victory, Grinnell Victory, Grove City Victory, Guatemala Victory, Gustavus Victory, Hagerstown Victory, Haiti Victory, Halaula Victory, Hamilton Victory, Hampden-Sydney, Victory, Hannibal Victory, Harvard Victory, Hastings Victory, Hattiesburg Victory, Haverford Victory, Hibbing Victory, High Point Victory, Hillsdale Victory, Hobart Victory, Hobbs Victory, Honduras Victory, Hood Victory, Hope Victory, Howard Victory, Hunter Victory, India Victory, Iran Victory, Iraq Victory, Jackson Victory, Jefferson City Victory, Jericho Victory, Joliet Victory, Joplin Victory, Kelso Victory, Kenyon Victory, Kings Point Victory, Kingsport Victory, Kingston Victory, Knox Victory, Kodiak Victory, Kokomo Victory, Koloa Victory, La Crosse Victory, La Grande Victory, Laconia Victory, Lafayette Victory, Lahaina Victory, Lake Charles Victory, Lakeland Victory, Lakewood Victory, Lane Victory, Laredo Victory, Las Vegas Victory, Lawrence Victory, Legion Victory, Lehigh Victory, Lewiston Victory, Lincoln Victory, Lindenwood Victory, Linfield Victory, Logan Victory, Loma Victory, Longview Victory, Loyola Victory, Luray Victory, Luxembourg Victory, Lynchburg Victory, Lynn Victory, M.I.T. Victory, Macalester Victory, MacMurray Victory, Madawaska Victory, Mahanoy City Victory, Malden Victory, Mandan Victory, Manderson Victory, Mankato Victory, Maritime Victory, Marquette Victory, Marshall Victory, Marshfield Victory, Maryville Victory, Massillon Victory, Mayfield Victory, Medina Victory, Mercer Victory, Meredith Victory, Meridian Victory, Mesa Victory, Mexico Victory, Middlebury Victory, Middlesex Victory, Midland Victory, Milford Victory, Mills Victory, Minot Victory, Moline Victory, Monroe Victory, Montclair Victory, Morgantown Victory, Mount Holyoke Victory, Muhlenberg Victory, Muncie Victory, N.Y.U. Victory, Nampa Victory, Nashua Victory, Navajo Victory, Netherlands Victory, New Bern Victory, New Rochelle Victory, New World Victory, New Zealand Victory, Newberry Victory, Newcastle Victory, Niagara Victory, Niantic Victory, Nicaragua Victory, North Platte Victory, Northeastern Victory, Northwestern Victory, Norwalk Victory, Norway Victory, Norwich Victory, Notre Dame Victory, Oberlin Victory, Ocala Victory, Occidental Victory, Oglethorpe Victory, Oneida Victory, Oshkosh Victory, Ouachita Victory, Owensboro Victory, Pachaug Victory, Pacific Victory, Paducah Victory, Pan American Victory, Panama Victory, Park Victory, Parkersburg Victory, Pass Christian Victory, Petersburg Victory, Philippines Victory, Phillips Victory, Pierre Victory, Pine Bluff Victory, Pittston Victory, Plymouth Victory, Poland Victory, Pomona Victory, Pontotoc Victory, Pratt Victory, Princeton Victory, Provo Victory, Purdue Victory, Queens Victory, Quinault Victory, Radcliffe Victory, Red Oak Victory, Reed Victory, Rensselaer Victory, Rice Victory, Rider Victory, Ripon Victory, Rock Hill Victory, Rock Springs Victory, Rockland Victory, Rollins Victory, Roswell Victory, Rushville Victory, Rutgers Victory, Rutland Victory, Saginaw Victory, St. Albans Victory, St. Augustine Victory, St. Cloud Victory, St. John's Victory, St. Lawrence Victory, Salina Victory, San Angelo Victory, San Mateo Victory, Santa Clara Victory, Sapulpa Victory, Sedalia Victory, Selma Victory, Seton Hall Victory, Sharon Victory, Sheepshead Bay Victory, Silverbow Victory, Simmons Victory, Sioux Falls Victory, Skagway Victory, Skidmore Victory, Smith Victory, South Africa Victory, South Bend Victory, Southwestern Victory, Spartanburg Victory, Stamford Victory, Stetson Victory, Stevens Victory, Swarthmore Victory, Taos Victory, Temple Victory, Terre Haute Victory, Texarkana Victory, Towanda Victory, Trinidad Victory, Trinity Victory, Tucson Victory, Tufts Victory, Tulane Victory, Tusculum Victory, Tuskegee Victory, Twin Falls Victory, U.S.S.R. Victory, Union Victory, United States Victory, United Victory, Valdosta Victory, Vanderbilt Victory, Vassar Victory, Villanova Victory, Virginia City Victory, Wabash Victory, Waco Victory, Wake Forest Victory, Waltham Victory, Warwick Victory, Waterbury Victory, Waterville Victory, Waycross Victory, Wayne Victory, Webster Victory, Wellesley Victory, Wesleyan Victory, West Linn Victory, Westbrook Victory, Westerly Victory, Western Reserve Victory, Westminster Victory, Wheaton Victory, Whitman Victory, Whittier Victory, Willamette Victory, William and Mary Victory, Williams Victory, Wilson Victory, Winchester Victory, Winthrop Victory, Woodbridge Victory, Woodstock Victory, Wooster Victory, Xavier Victory, Yale Victory, Yugoslavia Victory and Zanesville Victory.

List of Blueprints

 

Title

Shipyard and
Maritime Commission Hull Number

Date

Page

Outboard profile,

Oregon S.B. Corp.
USMC Hull#170-189:
Calif. S.B. Corp.
USMC Hull #77-84:
Richmond Yard No. 1
USMC Hull #525-551:
Richmond Yard No. 2
USMCHull#552-601:
Beth.-Fairfield S.Y.
USMC Hull #602-654:

November 1, 1943

7-8

Lines,

do.

May 20, 1943

9-13

Body,

do.

July 30, 1943

14-15

Docking plan,

do.

November 3, 1943

16-17

General arrangement, profile, main deck and above,

do.

August 19, 1943

18-19

General arrangement, 2nd deck and below,

do.

do.

20-21

Shell expansion, forward,

do.

June 29, 1943

22-23

Shell expansion, aft,

do.

do.

24-25

Stern,

do.

May 29, 1943

26-27

Stern frame,

do.

June 23, 1943

28-29

Midship cross section,

do.

August 26, 1943

30-31

Compartment and access, main deck and stores flat,

do.

September 27, 1943

32-33

Compartment and access, foresle, boat and after decks, cabin, bridge, top of house and 3" gun platforms,

do.

November 18, 1943

34-36

Compartment and access, inboard profile,

do.

November 20, 1943

37-38

Stress analysis of fore mast with50 ton boom,

do.

August 11, 1943

39-41

Stress analysis of main mast with 50 ton boom,

do.

June 8, 1943

42-44

Stress analysis of king posts and mast at frame 37 with 5 ton booms, sheet 1,

do.

August 8, 1943

45-46

Stress analysis of king posts and mast at frame 37 with 5 ton booms, sheet 2,

do.

July 5, 1943

47-48

Stress analysis of masts with 5 ton booms,

do.

November 19, 1943

49-51

Arrangement of rigging, plan view, sheet 1,

do.

November 8, 1943

52-55

Arrangement of rigging, profile, sheet 2,

do.

November 20, 1943

56-59

Arrangement of rigging, transverse sections,

do.

October 6, 1943

60-63

Capacity plan,

do.

October 12, 1944

64-66

General arrangement 2nd deck, bosums stores room forward 2nddeck, steering gear-stores flat, aft,

do.

July 28, 1943

67-68

General arrangement 2nd deck, amidships,

do.

May 31, 1943

69-70

General arrangement main deck, forward,

do.

July 2, 1943

71-72

General arrangement main deck, amid ships,

do.

May 31, 1943

73-74

General arrangement main deck, aft,

do.

September 28, 1943

75-76

General arrangement forecastle deck,

do.

July 7, 1943

77-78

General arrangement boat deck, amid ships,

do.

May 31, 1943

79-80

General arrangement top of aft house, boom tables, etc.

do.

July 6, 1943

81-82

General arrangement cabin deck, amid ships,

do.

May 31, 1943

83-84

General arrangement bridge deck, top of house,

do.

do.

85-86

Ventilation diagram,

do.

June 14, 1943

87-88

Ventilation, machine space, auxiliary machine, flat and engine room floor plan,

do

January 11, 1944

89-90

Ventilation, machine space, cross sections,

do.

January 28, 1944

91-92

Ventilation, mach space, elevations,

do.

January 11, 1944

93-94

Arrangement of machinery, plan, eng. room floor and aux. mach flat,

do.

January 4, 1944

95-96

Arrangement of machinery, cross sections,

do.

January 3, 1944

97-98

Arrangement of aux. exhaustand bleeder steam, sections,

do.

December 19, 1943

99-100

3" gun foundation and platform, forward,

do.

November 5, 1943

101-103

5"-38cal. gun foundation and platform,

do.

October 4, 1943

104-105

20m/m gun foundation,

do.

November 15, 1943

106

Details of r.s. lockers, dip pots, spare barrel pipes and gun repair lockers,

do.

October 29, 1943

107-108

Sighting steps for 20m/m guns, arrangement and details,

do.

November 15, 1943

109-110

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