1874-02-11 THE RUSSIAN NAVY
London Times, 11 February 1874, p. 10: THE RUSSIAN NAVY.
The Russian Government has completed, at a cost of 2,500,000 roubles, a large and powerful monitor, named the Novgorod. The vessel, which carries two 11-inch steel guns, has been sent to Nikolaiev.
Provided by Stephen McLaughlin