Lawrence Class Destroyer (1900)
From The Dreadnought Project
Two Lawrence class destroyers were completed for the U.S. Navy in 1903. They are sometimes considered two of thirteen vessels of a composite class, the Bainbridge class of early American destroyers.
|Overview of 2 vessels|
|Citations for this data available on individual ship pages|
|Lawrence||Fore River||10 Apr, 1899||7 Nov, 1900||14 Apr, 1903|
|Macdonough||Fore River||21 Apr, 1899||24 Dec, 1900||5 Sep, 1903|
Design & Construction
- 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).
|Lawrence Class Destroyer|
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