The Cold War
American Destroyer Leaders
Norfolk (DL-1) class
A Study in Blueprints

by Duane Borchers, Sr.

BK-118 $75.00 (Foreign, $105.00)(11"x17", soft cover, 148 pages)
Ships of class: USS Norfolk (CLK-1)(DL-1), USS New Haven (CLK-2)

List of Blueprints

Title

Shipyard & Vessel

Date of
Document

Page

Inboard profile,

New York SB., Co.
Camden, N.J.
CLK-1

May 13, 1949

5-7

Rail & awning stanchions, arrg=t.,
main deck,

do.
DL-1

July 24, 1951

8-10

Rail & awning stanchions, arrg=t.,
above main deck,

do.
CLK-1

Feb. 3, 1951

11-13

Rail & awning stanchions,
modifications to suit 3"/70cal., gun,

do.
DL-1

Jan. 15, 1952

14-15

Main deck, compartment & access &
deck supports,

do.
CLK-1

Oct. 18, 1950

16-19

Fwd., body lines,

do.

-

20

After body lines,

do.

-

21

Faired lines & molded offsets,

do.

Sept. 27, 1949

22-25

Bow framing & breast hooks below 1st
platform,

do.

July 28, 1949

26-29

Shell plating, frame 44 to stem,

do.

Mar. 15, 1949

30-31

Shell plating, frame 44 to 85,

do.

Jan. 10, 1949

32-34

Shell plating, frame 85 to stern,

do.

Apr. 11, 1949

35-36

Main deck plating, stem to frame 44,

do.

Nov. 16, 1950

37-40

Main deck plating, frame 44 to 85

do.

Nov. 10, 1950

41-44

Main deck plating, frame 85 aft,

do.

June 6, 1950

45-48

1st level plating, frame 24 to 59,

do.

Nov. 20, 1950

49-52

1st level plating, frame 72 to 91,

do.

Nov. 22, 1950

53-56

1st level plating, frame 91 to 1022 ,

do.

Dec. 1, 1950

57-58

2nd level plating, fwd.,

do.

Nov. 22, 1950

59-60

2nd level plating & top of boat crane
machine room, aft.,

do.

Nov. 30, 1950

61-62

3rd level plating, fwd.,

do.

Dec. 12, 1950

63-65

4th level plating, fwd.,

do.

Dec. 19, 1950

66-67

House side & front, fwd.,
frame 43 on main deck,

do.

Nov. 13, 1950

68-69

House side frame 43 to 59,
main deck to 3rd level,

do.

Nov. 27, 1950

70-73

House side for after house on main
deck,

do.

Dec. 27, 1950

74-77

Enclosure of 1st level aft,
frame 74 to 85,

do.

Dec. 11, 1950

78-79

Enclosure on 3rd level, frame 44 to 53,

do.

Dec. 6, 1950

80-81

Deck covering, main deck & bridges,

do.
DL-1

Sept. 26, 1951

82-83

1st Level & bridges, compartment &
access & deck supports,

do.

-

84-89

Docking plan,

do.

Mar. 21, 1951

90-93

Booklet: #4 midship section,

-

-

94

Booklet: #5 camber diagram,

-

-

95

Booklet:#6 stem contour & billboard,

-

-

96

Booklet: #7 stern contour, plan,

-

-

97

Booklet: #8 stern contour, elevation,

-

-

98

Booklet: #12 section through forward
deck house at c.l. of ship,

-

-

99

Booklet #13, section through after
deck house at c.l. of ship,

-

-

100

#6 electro-hydrolic vertical windlass,

Hyde windlanss Co.
Bath, Maine

-

101

Anchor handling, arrg=t.,

New York SB., Co.
Camden, N.J.
CLK-1

Oct. 31, 1950

102

Replenishment at sea, arrg=t.,

do.
DL-1

July 24, 1951

103-107

Foremast & stubmast,
ECM foundations, details,

do.

Apr. 23, 1951

108-110

Foremast & stubmast stress diagram,

do.
CLK-1

Feb. 15, 1951

111-112

Brackets & side lights, masthead,
range, towqing, stern & wake lights,

do.

Feb. 12, 1951

113-114

Masts, misc., details,

do.
DL-1

June 8, 1951

115-119

Boat crane, arrg=t.,

do.
CLK-1

-

120-121

Boat crane, force analysis,

do.

Feb. 1, 1950

122-123

Boat boom, arrg=t., & details,

do.

Jan. 7, 1951

124-126

Side ladder, arrg=t.,

do.

Mar. 26, 1951

127-128

Abandon ship & anchor ladders,

do.

Nov. 7, 1950

129-130

Vertical ladders above main deck,

do.

Nov. 27, 1951

131-133

Propeller guards,

do.

June 24, 1949

134-135

Padeyes on ships side,

do.

Dec. 18, 1950

136-137

Towing & mooring, arrg=t.,

do.

Nov. 2, 1950

138-139

Hawse pipes, deck edge type,

do.

Aug. 17, 1950

140-142

Details of tunnel & supports for port
shaft tube,

do.

May 3, 1950

143-145

Details of tunnel & shaft supports for
stbd., shaft tube,

do.

do.

146-147

Torpedo burtoning, arrg=t.,

do.
DL-1

May 5, 1953

148

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