World War II
American Destroyers
Farragut class
A Study in Blueprints

by Duane Borchers, Sr.

BK-089 $60.00 (Foreign, $90.00)(11"x17", soft cover book of engineering drawings, 127 pages)
Ships of class: USS Farragut (DD-348), USS Dewey (DD-349), USS Hull (DD-350), USS Macdonough (DD-351), USS Worden (DD-352), USS Dale (DD-353), USS Monaghan (DD-354) and USS Aylwin (DD-355).

List of Blueprints

Title

Shipyard & Vessel

Date of
Document

Page

Inboard profile,

Bath Iron Works,
Bath, Maine
DD-349

1935

17-19

do.

Navy Yard, New York
DD-350

do.

20-22

do.

Navy Yard, Puget Sound
DD-352

do.

23-25

do.

Navy Yard, Phila.
DD-355

do.

26-28

Location of exterior signals,

Bath Iron Works,
Bath, Maine
DD-349

-

29-31

Docking plan,

Navy Yard, Puget Sound
DD-352

-

32-33

Shell plating,

Bath Iron Works,
Bath, Maine
DD-349

1933

34-36

Lines & molded offsets,

Navy Dept.
BuC&R
DD-349

Feb. 24, 1932

37-39

Body plan, fwd.,

Bath Iron Works,
Bath, Maine
DD-349

1932

40

Body plan, aft.,

do.

July 10, 1932

41

Inboard profile,

Navy Yard, New York
DD-350

-

42-44

Inboard profile,

Navy Yard, Puget Sound
DD-352

-

45-47

Stem & bow framing,

Bath Iron Works,
Bath, Maine
DD-349

1933

48-49

Midship & type sections,
  frames 24, 53, 79 & 157,

do.

-

50-52

Main, forecastle decks & bridges,

do.

1933

53-55

do.

do.

do.

56-57

1st & 2nd platforms & hold,

do.

do.

58-60

Superstructure, forward,

do.

-

61-63

After deck house,

do.

-

64-65

Towing gear,

Navy Yard, Puget Sound
DD-352

-

66-67

Arrg=t., anchor handling,

do.

1933

68-69

Life rafts,

Bath Iron Works,
Bath, Maine
DD-349

Sept. 22, 1933

70

Crows nest,

do.

-

71-72

Jack & ensign staffs,

do.

Aug. 23, 1933

73

Hawse pipe,

do.

June 6, 1933

74

Numbers,

do.

-

75

Rudder,

do.

June 22, 1933

76-77

Rudder, shaft tubes & struts,

do.

Feb. 22, 1933

78-80

Structure in way of shaft struts,

do.

-

81-82

Shaft tube,

do.

-

83-84

Shaft struts,

do.

Nov. 4, 1932

85-86

Propeller guards,

do.

Feb. 6, 1935

87

Propeller,

Navy Dept.
Bureau of Engineering

-

88

Main shafting,

Beth. SB. Corp.
Quincy, Mass.
DD-348-355

Aug. 29, 1932

89-90

Boat handling, arrg=t., sections,

Navy Yard, New York
DD-352

-

91-93

Boat handling, arrg=t.,
  plan & elevation,

do.

-

94-96

Boat handling, arrg=t., davits,

do.

-

97-99

Boat handling, boom,

Beth. SB. Corp.
Quincy, Mass.

June 24, 1933

100-101

General arrg=t., of steering gear,

Navy Yard, New York
DD-350

Jan. 3, 1936

102-104

Floors, ladders & gratings,
  stuffing box compartment,

Beth. SB. Corp.
Quincy, Mass.
DD-348 & 349

April 29, 1933

105

Floors, ladders & gratings,
  engine room,

do.

July 13, 1933

106-107

Floors, ladders & gratings,
  fire room # 2,

do.

July 24, 1933

108-109

Floors, ladders & gratings,
  fire room #1,

do.

July 14, 1933

110-111

High pressure compressed air, fwd.,

Navy Yard, New York
DD-350

-

112-113

High pressure compressed air, aft,

Navy Yard, Puget Sound
DD-352

-

114-115

Torpedo handling, arrg=t. & details,

do.

-

116-118

Ammunition handling,

Navy Yard, New York
DD-350

-

119-120

Arrg=t. & details of galley smoke pipe,

Bath Iron Works,
Bath, Maine
DD-349

-

121-122

Arrg=t. of officers qtrsd, & officers
  offices, main & forecastle decks,

do.

-

123-125

Boatswain=s stores & lamp room,

do.

-

126-127

 

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