Wainwright pursued the other torpedo boat, the Pluton, more vigorously.
I actually began to chase her--a submarine chasing a torpedo boat!
It looks as though it might have been sent up by the torpedo boat.
She might have been a torpedo boat by the way in which she behaved.
The torpedo boat destroyers, of which there were 18, must not be forgotten.
In stormy weather life on board a torpedo boat is not amusing.
That is not necessary, for at our speed a torpedo boat would not be able to catch us.
They had sent out a torpedo boat to sink the Ironsides, but it was a failure.
By questioning them Beauregard learned of the blowing up of the Housatonic, and the almost certain loss of the torpedo boat.
It had the tonnage of a small trans-Atlantic liner and the speed of a torpedo boat.