Published Resources Details Journal Article
- North from the South-West: Torpedo Boats
- vol. 35, 5 January 1883, p. 22
'The Admiralty has given an order to Mr. J. S. White, of East Cowes, for the supply of six of his 55 ft. turnabout boats to the Navy. These small craft possess great turning powers, either ahead or astern, and have realised a speed of 14.5 knots per hour on the measured mile.'