World War I
American Destroyers,
TBD-17 through TBD-21
A Collection of Blueprints

By Duane Borchers, Sr.

BK-009 $75.00 (Foreign; $105.00)(11" X 17" soft cover book of engineering drawings, 119 pages)
Ships of class: USS Smith (TBD-17)(DD-17), USS Lamson (TBD-18)(DD-18), USS Preston (TBD-19)(DD-19), USS Flusser (TBD-20)(DD-20) and USS Reid (TBD-21)(DD-21).

List of blueprints

Title

Vessel

Date and Place of Document

Page

Booklet of General Plans; Inboard Profile, Outboard Profile, Cross Sections at frames 7, 21, 34, 45, 73, 113, 140, 156, 162 & midship cross section, Forecastle Deck, Forward Bridge, After House, Berth Deck & Hold, Main Deck.

Smith (TBD-17)

BUSHIPS plan # 17

12-13

Outboard Profile.

do.

Sept. 4, 1911 Wm. Cramp & Sons, Phila., Penn.

14-15

Inboard Profile.

do.

Sept. 5, 1911 Wm. Cramp & Sons, Phila., Penn.

16-17

Docking Plan.

do.

Feb. 1910 Wm. Cramp & Sons, Phila., Penn.

18-20

Cross Sections at frames 6, 13, 20, 37, 58, 91, 102, 127, 148, 154 & 159.

do.

Sept. 4, 1911 Wm. Cramp & Sons, Phila., Penn.

21

Ventilation.

do.

Sept. 5, 1911 Wm. Cramp & Sons, Phila., Penn.

22

Outboard Profile.

Lamson (TBD-18)

do.

23-24

Inboard Profile.

do.

do.

25-26

Cross Sections at frames 23, 73, general cross section in boiler room, 85, 108, 115 & 140.

do.

Feb. 14, 1908 Wm. Cramp & Sons, Phila., Penn.

27-29

Cross Sections at frames 6, 13, 20, 37, 58, 91, 102, 127, 146, 154 & 159.

do.

Sept. 5, 1911 Wm. Cramp & Sons, Phila., Penn.

30

Forecastle, Main & Berth Deck & Hold General Arrangement.

do.

Sept. 11, 1911 Wm. Cramp & Sons, Phila., Penn.

31-32

Expansion of Outside Plating.

do.

Sept. 5, 1911 Wm. Cramp & Sons, Phila., Penn.

33-36

Lettering on Stern.

TBD-17, 18

Sept. 13, 1911 Wm. Cramp & Sons, Phila., Penn.

37

Ships Bell.

do.

do.

38

Belts on frames 118, 113, 142, 143, 83, 60, 91, 102, 108, 79, 66, 60, 85, 34, 22 & 54.

do.

Sept. 11, 1911 Wm. Cramp & Sons, Phila., Penn.

39

Transverse Frames at frames 126, 127, 128, 130, 131, 133, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 144, 145, 146, 147, 148, 150 & 151.

do.

Sept. 13, 1911 Wm. Cramp & Sons, Phila., Penn.

40-41

Transverse Frames in Boiler Room at frames 33, 49, 72, 67, 61, 59, 56, 78, 82, 83, 88 & 94.

do.

do.

42

Warping & Mooring Bits.

do.

do.

43

Hatch Davits & Hatch Crane.

do.

do.

44

Draft Marks & Paint Line.

do.

do.

45

Search Light & Foundation.

do.

do.

46

Deck Lights

do.

do.

47

Companion Ladder Details.

do.

do.

49

Vertical Ladders.

do.

do.

50

Boat Storage & Handling.

do.

do.

51-52

Boat Storage.

do.

do.

53-54

Rails, Awnings & Stanchions.

do.

do.

55-56

Details of Rails, Awning & stanchions.

do.

do.

57

5" Gun Lashings.

do.

do.

58

Towing Gear.

do.

do.

59

Awnings.

do.

do.

60

Torpedo Installation.

do.

do.

61-62

Boat Stowage.

do.

do.

63

Zinc Plates on Stern Post, etc.

do.

do.

64

Booklet of General Plans; Forecastle, Bridge & Top of Deck House, Main Deck, Berth Deck, Hold, Inboard & Outboard Profile.

Preston (TBD-19)

Feb. 1910 Navy Yard Charleston, NC

65-67

Inboard Profile.

do.

Sept. 1910 NYSB Co., Camden, NJ.

68-69

Cross Sections at frames 13, 38, 56, 95, 102, 127, 151 & 156.

do.

Nov. 1910 NYSB Co., Camden, NJ.

70-71

General Arrangement of Lamp, Paint & Oil Rooms.

do.

March, 1910 NYSB Co., Camden, NJ.

72

Docking Plan.

do.

Feb. 1910 NYSB Co., Camden, NJ.

73

Anchor Handling Arrangement.

do.

March 28, 1910 NYSB Co., Camden, NJ.

74

Boat Booms.

do.

do.

75-76

Side Ladders.

do.

do.

77-78

Engine Room Skylights.

do.

July 23, 1910 NYSB Co., Camden, NJ.

79-80

Chain Compressors, Chain Pipes & Bitts.

do.

March 28, 1910 NYSB Co., Camden, NJ.

81

Arrangement of Ladders.

do.

do.

82

Boat Davits & Cradles.

do.

April 6, 1910 NYSB Co., Camden, NJ.

83-85

Draft Figures & Name at Stern.

do.

March 28, 1910 NYSB Co., Camden, NJ.

86

Pin Rails & Details.

do.

do.

87

Fairleader.

do.

July 23, 1910 NYSB Co., Camden, NJ.

88

Ardois Signal Crane.

do.

March 28, 1910 NYSB Co., Camden, NJ.

89

Stern Post, Stern Tubes, Shaft Struts & Rudder.

do.

July 22, 1910 NYSB Co., Camden, NJ.

90-93

Outboard Profile.

Flusser (TBD-20)

Nov. 29, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

94-95

Inboard Profile.

do.

do.

96-97

Cross Sections at frames 2, 16, 13, 20, 37, 58, 92 & 103.

do.

Oct. 26, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

98-99

Compartment & Access, Main Deck, Berth Deck & Hold.

do.

Nov. 11, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

100-101

Compartment & Access, Inboard Profile & Forecastle Deck.

do.

do.

102-103

Deck Plans.

do.

Nov. 29, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

104-105

Armament.

do.

Nov. 27, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

106-107

Docking Plan.

do.

Jan. 24, 1910 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

108-109

Coaling Plan.

do.

Nov. 29, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

110-111

Shell Expansion.

do.

Oct. 25, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

112-114

Ammunition Handling & Stowage.

do.

Nov. 29, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

115-116

Compressed Air Piping in Machinery Space & to Torpedo Tubes.

do.

April 15, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

117

Outboard Profile.

Reid (TBD-21)

No date Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

118-119

Inboard Profile.

do.

do.

120-121

Cross Sections at frames 2, 6, 13, 20, 37, 58, 92, 103, 127, 138, 146, 152, 156 & 160.

do.

do.

122-123

Compartment & Access, Main Deck, Berth Deck & Hold.

do.

Nov. 11, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

124-125

Compartment & Access, Inboard Profile & Forecastle Deck.

do.

No date Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

126-127

Deck Plans.

do.

do.

128-130

Armament.

do.

do.

131-132

Shell Expansion.

do.

Oct. 25, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

133-135

Drainage & Water Service.

do.

No date Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

136-137

Ammunition Handling & Stowage.

do.

do.

138-139

Steering Gear.

do.

do.

140-142

General Arrangement of Anchor Gear.

TBD-20, 21

Nov. 5, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

143

Manila Hawser Reel.

do.

March 26, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

144

Arrangement & Details of Sloping Ladders.

do.

Nov. 20, 1911 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

145-146

Portable Davits.

do.

April 9, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

147-148

Water Closet, Aft.

do.

June 25, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

149

Galley Skylight.

do.

Nov. 14, 1908 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

150

Propeller Guards.

do.

March 16, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

151-152

39" Ventilators.

do.

BUSHIPS plan 165-1-15

153-154

Awning & Life Line Stanchions.

do.

Feb. 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

155-160

General Arrangement of Galley.

do.

Feb. 23, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

161-162

Boat Davits & Boat Cradles.

do.

Dec. 14, 1908 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

163-166

Crews Water Closet, Forward.

do.

July 8, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

167

Details of Letters on Stern.

do.

March 22, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

168

Side Light Boxes.

do.

April 16, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

169

Foundation for Evaporators.

do.

do.

170

Towline Chock & Guard.

do.

June 15, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

171

Joiner Berths in Officers Quarters.

do.

Nov. 12, 1908 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

172

Arrangement of Stern Tube Forging & Struts.

do.

Aug. 27, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

173-176

Midship Section.

do.

do.

177

Ensign & Jack Staffs.

do.

June 30, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

178

Wash Deck Hose Reel, Anchor Bar & Capstan Bars.

do.

May 4, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

179

Pin Rails, Pin Bands, Chain Plates, Dead Eyes & misc. pad eyes.

do.

Feb. 19, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

180-181

Main Mast Partners & Step.

do.

Sept. 4, 1908 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

182

Arrangement & Details of Vertical Ladders.

do.

Nov. 18, 1908 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

183-185

Water Tight Transverse Bulkhead No. 124.

do.

Nov. 16, 1908 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

186

Water Tight Bulkhead No. 48.

do.

Oct. 6, 1908 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

187

Signal Flag Chests.

do.

June 8, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

188

Chain Locker Details.

do.

July 15, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

189

Torpedo Arrangement

do.

Sept. 21, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

190-191

30" x 30" Flush Water Tight Hatch.

do.

Nov. 20, 1908 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

192

Forward Stringers

do.

Jan. 30, 1908 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

193

Hose Racks on Ventilators.

do.

May 18, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

194

Search Light Foundation.

do.

July 5, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

195

Seat for Binnacle Aft.

do.

May 27, 1909 Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine

196

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