1911-02-18 PROPOSED NEW BATTLESHIPS

  
London Times, 18 February 1911, p. 5: THE RUSSIAN NAVY. PROPOSED NEW BATTLESHIPS. ST. PETERSBURG, FEB. 17.*

            The Council of Ministers will ask the Imperial Duma to vote a sum of 120,250,000 roubles (about £12,025,000) for the construction of four new battleships to be built between 1911 and 1915. The new ships will be called the Sebastopol, the Petropavlovsk, the Gangut, and the Poltava.

Provided by Stephen McLaughlin

 

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