London Times, 7 November 1906, p. 5: RUSSIA./THE GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL PARTIES (FROM A CORRESPONDENT.) ST. PETERSBURG, NOV. 6. (Excerpt)
According to the Novoe Vremya, the two battleships which will shortly be laid down here will be of 21,800 tons displacement, with a speed of 21 knots obtained with turbines, and will carry ten 12in. guns. The Admiralty hopes to have them ready in four years.