VESSELS UNDER CONSTRUCTION,
JANUARY 1, 1899
The following vessels were being built as of this date and reflect the rapidly modernizing and expanding US Navy,
which for the first time sought to be considered among the world's leading naval powers. Included are monitors and a
sailing ship, reflecting back to the Civil War era, and a submarine, reflecting a look forward into the 20th Century.


BATTLESHIPS
KEARSARGE, KENTUCKY, ILLINOIS, ALABAMA, WISCONSIN, MAINE, MISSOURI, OHIO

MONITORS
ARKANSAS, CONNECTICUT, FLORIDA, WYOMING

TORPEDO BOAT DESTROYERS
BAINBRIDGE, BARRY, CHAUNCEY, DALE, DECATUR, HOPKINS, HULL, LAWRENCE, MACDONOUGH, PAUL JONES,
PERRY, PREBLE, STEWART, TRUXTUN, WHIPPLE, WORDEN

TORPEDO BOATS
DAHLGREN, T.A.M. CRAVEN, FARRAGUT, DAVIS, FOX, STRINGHAM, GOLDSBOROUGH, BAILEY, BAGLEY,
BARNEY, BIDDLE, BLAKELY, DE LONG, NICHOLSON, O'BRIEN, SHUBRICK, STOCKTON, THORNTON, TINGEY,
WILKES

SUBMARINE TORPEDO BOAT
PLUNGER

GUNBOAT
Gunboat # 18

SAILING SHIP
CHESAPEAKE

TUGS
PANACOOK, PAWTUCKET



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