Blakely Class Torpedo Boat (1900)
From The Dreadnought Project
Two Blakely class torpedo boats were completed for the U.S. Navy in 1902 and 1904.
|Overview of 2 vessels|
|Citations for this data available on individual ship pages|
|Blakely||George Lawley & Son||12 Jan, 1899||22 Nov, 1900||27 Dec, 1904||Sold 1920|
|De Long||George Lawley & Son||24 Jan, 1899||23 Nov, 1900||27 Oct, 1902||Sold 1920|
- three 1-pdr guns
- three 18-in torpedo tubes, one on centreline aft, and one on each broadside between second and third funnels
- 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).
- Friedman, Norman (1985). U.S. Destroyers: An Illustrated Design History. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press. (on Amazon.com).
|Blakely Class Torpedo Boat|
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