World War I & II
American Battleships
Florida class
A Study in Blueprints
Vol II

by Duane Borchers, Sr.

BK-111 $75.00 (Foreign, $105.00)(11"x17", soft cover, 111 pages)
Ships of class: USS Florida (BB-30) and USS Utah (BB-31).

List of Blueprints

Title

Shipyard & Vessel

Date of
Document

Page

Docking plan,

BuC&R
Navy Dept.
Wash., D.C.
USS Utah

Aug. 21, 1911

13-15

Fire control towers, general arrg=t.,

do.

Nov. 14, 1909

16-18

Ladders & nets for cage masts,

do.

Mar. 18, 1912

19-20

Proposed change to fire control tower,
bridge & chart house,

New York Shipbuilding Co.
New York, N.Y.
USS Utah

July 16, 1909

21-22

Proposed arrg=t., of fire control tower &
bridge,

do.

Aug. 14, 1910

23-24

Mast & search light platform,

do.

July 22, 1909

25

Shaft tubes,

do.

Feb. 17, 1909

26-28

Rudder,

do.

-

29

Chart house, ploting & sheathing, flying
bridge, conning, steering & compass
platforms,

BuC&R
Navy Dept.
Wash., D.C.
USS Utah

Mar. 16, 1912

30-31

Bilge keels & fairwater,

do.

do.

32-33

Docking keel,

do.

Aug., 1916

34-35

Side ladders,

do.

Mar. 16, 1012

36-37

Stowage of searchlights,

New York Shipbuilding Co.
New York, N.Y.
USS Utah

Apr. 18, 1910

38

Arrg=t., of hinged bridge,

do.

1909

39-40

Coaling arrg=t., and stowage,

BuC&R
Navy Dept.
Wash., D.C.
USS Utah

Nov. 15, 1911

41-42

Arrg=t., of battle covers - canopy &
gratings over engine hatch,

New York Shipbuilding Co.
New York, N.Y.
USS Utah

Aug. 24, 1909

43-44

Hawse pipe & chock for sheet anchor
chain,

BuC&R
Navy Dept.
Wash., D.C.
USS Utah

Aug. 15, 1911

45

Hawse pipes,

do.

Mar. 16, 1912

46-47

Battle stowage of sheet anchor,

do.

Apr. 29, 1910

48

Anchor crane,

do.

Mar. 11, 1912

49-50

Anchor handling, arrg=t.,

do.

Aug. 25, 1911

51-52

Anchor handling, arrg=t., stern,

do.

do.

53

Boat crane,

Boston Navy Yard
Boston, Mass.
USS Utah

July 30, 1929

54-55

Stowage of 30' steam cutter,

New York Shipbuilding Co.
New York, N.Y.
USS Utah

Mar. 30, 1909

56

Stowage of 50' steam cutter,

BuC&R
Navy Dept.
Wash., D.C.
USS Utah

-

57-58

General arrg=t., of steering,

-

-

59-61

Steering gear, general arrg=t., of rope
leads & telemotor control,

New York Shipbuilding Co.
New York, N.Y.
USS Utah

July 25, 1911

62-65

Arrg=t., of steering stand & compass in
central station,

do.

Mar. 23, 1910

66

Arrg=t., of steering stands, fwd.,

do.

Apr. 22, 1912

67

do.

do.

-

68

Torpedo room, arrg=t.,

BuC&R
Navy Dept.
Wash., D.C.
USS Utah

Aug. 25, 1911

69-70

Arrg=t., of pneumatic torpedo hoist
accumulators, relay tanks & details for
torpedo air system,

New York Shipbuilding Co.
New York, N.Y.
USS Utah

Mar. 16, 1912

71-73

Arrg=t., of torpedo - piping & circulating
water in air compressor,

do.

Oct. 18, 1910

74-76

Mouthpiece castings for torpedo tubes,

do.

Feb. 22, 1909

77-78

Interference of boat crane with turret
guns,

do.

Jan. 26, 1909

79

Ammunition handling, bridge,
superstructure, forecastle & main
decks,

do.

Dec. 10, 1909

80-81

Assemblage of V turret,

Homestead Steel Works
USS Utah

-

82

Proposed arrg=t., of hand gear, 12" turret
turning gear,

New York Shipbuilding Co.
New York, N.Y.
USS Utah

July 8, 1909

83

Arrg=t., of hand gear, 12" turret turning
gear,

do.

Feb. 26, 1910

84

12" turrets, proposed arrg=t., of turret
officers station,

do.

June 30, 1909

85

Arrg=t., of turret officers station,

do.

Oct. 30, 1909

86

12" turrets, general arrg=t., structure,
access, etc., above turret pan,

do.

May 20, 1909

87-91

12" turrets, general arrg=t., structure,
access, etc., below turret pan,

do.

July 27, 1910

92-96

12" sight mark XXXI, sighting hole,
general arrg=t., & details,

BuOrd
Navy Dept.
Wash., D.C.
USS Utah

July 30, 1909

97

12" sight mark XXII, sighting hood,
general arrg=t., & details,

do.

Apr. 13, 1908

98

Arrg=t., of 12" turret turning gear,

New York Shipbuilding Co.
New York, N.Y.
USS Utah

Sept. 10, 1910

99-101

Sketch showing method of installing
standard tripod mount for range
finder instruments,

BuC&R
Navy Dept.
Wash., D.C.
USS Utah

Dec., 1910

102

12" turrets, trolly tracks,

do.

1910

103

Turrets,

do.

Oct. 5, 1911

104-108

5" gun port shutters in armor,

do.

Mar. 6, 1912

109-110

5" gun port sash, main deck,

New York Shipbuilding Co.
New York, N.Y.
USS Utah

Oct. 27, 1908

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