Annapolis Class Gunboat (1896)
From The Dreadnought Project
Four Annapolis class gunboats were completed for the United States Navy in 1896-7.
|Overview of four vessels|
|Citations for this data available on individual ship pages|
|Name||Hull No.||Builder||Laid Down||Launched||Commissioned||Fate|
|Annapolis||PG-10||Lewis Nixon Shipyard||18 April, 1896||23 December, 1896||20 July, 1897||To Pennsylvania 1940|
|Vicksburg||PG-11||Bath I. W.||March 1896||5 December, 1896||23 October, 1897||U.S. Coast Guard 2 May, 1921|
|Newport||PG-12||Bath I. W.||March 1896||5 December, 1896||5 October, 1897||To Aberdeen, Washington 1934|
|Princeton||PG-13||Dialogue & Son||May 1896||3 June, 1897||27 May, 1898||Sold 13 November, 1919|
- six 4-inch/40 caliber
- four 6-pounders
- two 1-pounders
- Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 165.
- Chesneau, Robert; Kolesnik, Eugene (editors) (1979). Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. London: Conway Maritime Press. (on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk).
- Silverstone, Paul H. (2006). The U.S. Navy Warship Series: The New Navy 1883-1922. New York: Routledge.
- Silverstone, Paul H. (2008). The U.S. Navy Warship Series: The Navy of World War II, 1922-1947. New York: Routledge.
|Annapolis Class Gunboat|
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