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Vessels under construction in the several countries during 1912.

ENGLAND.

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Conqueror..
Thunderer.
Centurion.
King George V
Ajax...
Audacious.
Iron Duke.
Marlborough.
Benbow.
Delhi..
Queen Elizabeth
Warspite.
Princess Royal.
New Zealand.
Australia.
Queen Mary.
Tiger.
Amphion..
Chatham.
Southampton.
Dublin.
Melbourne
Sydney....
Brisbane.
Fearless.
Birmingham.
Lowestoft.
Nottingham.
One ship.

Do..
Ariel..
Archer.
Attack.

BC....
BC...
BC.
C.
с.
с.
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1909 1910 1911 1910 1910 1910 1910 1910

ney.

18, 800 27,500 30,000 3, 440 5, 400 5, 400 5, 400 5,400 5,400 5, 400 3,300 5, 440 5, 440 5, 440 6,000 6,000

780 780 780 780 780 750 750 750 750 750 750 750 750 780 780 780 920 920 700 920 920 920 920

Badger .......

Apr. 5, 1910 Completed Nov. 22, 1912.
Apr. 13, 1910 Completed June 15, 1912.
Jan. 16, 1911 Trials, December, 1912

.do... Completed Nov. 16, 1912.
Feb. 27, 1911
Mar. 23, 1911
Jan. 15, 1912
Jan. 25, 1912
May 30, 1912
May 31, 1912
Oct. 21, 1912
Nov. 1, 1912
May 2, 1910 Completed Nov. 14. 1912.
June 21, 1910 Completed Nov. 19, 1912;

Colonial.
June 23, 1910 Colonial.
Mar. 6, 1911
May 20, 1912
Mar. 15, 1911 Completed Dec. 3, 1912.
Jan.
3, 1911

Do.
Mar. 30, 1911 Completed Nov. 26, 1912.
Apr. 4, 1911 Completed Dec. 1, 1912.
Apr. 14, 1911 | Trials, Oct. 21, 1912, Colo-

nial.
Feb. 11, 1911 Colonial.
June 24, 1912 Colonial, building at Syd-
Nov. 15, 1911
June 10, 1912
July 29, 1912
June 12, 1912
Oct. 29, 1912
Oct. 24, 1912
Oct. 10, 1910 Completed Mar., 1912.
Sept. 1, 1910 Completed Mar. 16, 1912.
Sept. 10, 1910 Completed May 22, 1912
Oct.

7, 1910 Completed Aug. 27, 1912.
Oct. 18, 1910 Completed Nov. 16, 1912
Nov. 8, 1910 Completed Apr., 1912.
Jan. 30, 1911 Completed June 8, 1912
Jan.

7, 1911 Completed Apr., 1912.
Feb. 7, 1911 Completed June 8, 1912
Feb. 13, 1911 Completed Mar., 1912.
Feb. 17, 1911
Feb. 23, 1911 Do.
Jan. 4, 1911 Completed May, 1912.
July 1, 1911 Completed Sept. 17, 1912.

Completed Nov. 5, 1912.
July 6, 1911 | Completed Nov. 20, 1912.
Dec. 7, 1911 Completed Dec. 20, 1912
Oct. 16, 1911 Completed Nov. 26, 1912

1910 Completed July 24, 1912 Jan. 15, 1912

1911

1911 Oct., 1911 Dec. 26, 1911

Do.

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Des.
Des.
Des.
Sub.
Sub.
Sub..
Sub..
Sub...

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Beaver.
Druid.
Goshawk.
Hornet.
Hydra..
Tigress.
Lapwing.
Lizard.
Phoenix.
Firedrake...
Lurcher.
Oak...
Acasta.
Christopher.
Warrego..
Achates.
Ambuscade.
Ardent.
Cockatrice.
Contest..
Fortune.
Garland.
Hardy.
Paragon,
Porpoise.
Unity.
Victor.
Lynx.
Midge.
Owl.
Shark.
Sparrowhawk.
Spitfire.
20 vessels.
E-1 to E-6.
E-7 to E-11.
A. E. 1-A, E, 2.
X....
F-1 to F-8.

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920

Nov. 13, 1911

920 920 920 920 920 920 920 920 920 920 920 920

920 1,000

Jan. 18, 1912

1912

800

Oct. 27, 1911
Oct. 17, 1911
Dec. 18, 1911
Aug.,
Aug., 1910
Feb.,

1912
Feb.,

1911 For Australia.
Feb.,

1912 Laurenti type.
1912

900 800

345 1,200

of the 4 armored ships authorized in 1912, 2 have been commenced in Government yards and the contract for the 2 remaining awarded Nov. 25 to Fairfield Shipbuilding Co., Govan, and John Brown & Co., Clydebank. The vessels are reported to be similar, of 27,000 tons displacement, armed with eight 15-inch guns, and a speed of 25 knots.

Eight lightly-armored cruisers were authorized and 2 laid down in Government yards during October. The contracts for the remaining 6 have been awarded.

Vessels under construction in the several countries during 1912Continued.

GERMANY.

Name.

Type. .

Displace- Authorment. ized.

Keel laid.

Remarks.

Oldenburg..

B Kaiser.

B. Friedrich der Grosse.

B Kaiserin...

B König Albert.

B Prinzregent Luitpold..

B Ers. Kürfürst Friedrick Wilhelm. B Ers. Weissenburg..

B us”.

B. Ers. Brandenburg.

B. Goeben.

BC.. Seydlitz.

BC.. K..

BC... Ers. Kaiserin Augusta.

BC. Magdeburg.

C.... Breslau.

C.... Stralsund. Strassburg.

C.. Rostock.

C.... Karlsruhe..

C.... Ers, Irene.

C.... Ers. Prinz Wilhelm.

C...... V 1 to V 6..

Des.. G 7 to G 12.

Des. S 13 to S 24.

Des.. U 21 to U 26.

Sub... U 27 to U 32.

Sub...

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Apr. 1909 Completed May 1, 1912. Dec. 1909 Completed Aug. 1, 1912.

Completed Oct. 15, 1912.
Oct. 1910
Jan. 1911

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July 1911
Nov. 15, 1911
Sept. 1911
May

1912
Aug. 1909 Completed July 2, 1912.
Feb. 11, 1911
Nov, -, 1911
July 1912

1910 Completed Aug. 20, 1912. 1910 Completed May 10, 1912. 1910

1910 Completed Oct. 1, 1912. Oct. 1911

.do Oct. 24, 1912 Oct. 23, 1912 May - 1911 Completed by Nov., 1912. May 1911 Do. Feb.

1912

1911 Completed, 1912. May --, 1912

C.....

FRANCE,

23,092 23,092 23,092 23, 092 23, 200 23, 200 23, 200

719 719 734 734 756 753 732 746

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753

Jean Bart..
Courbet.
France..
Paris.
Bretagne.
Provence
Lorraine..
Cimeterre.
Dague..
Faulx.
Fouche.
Capitain Mehl.
Dehorter.
Frances Garnier.
Commandant Bory.
Commandant Rivière.
Enseigne Henry.
Aspirant Herbert.
Magon..
Mangini.
Commandant Lucas.
Bisson..
Remandin.
Protet.
Foucault.
Euler.
Franklin.
Marriotte.
Newton.
Montgolfier..
Amiral Bourgeois..
Joule...
Coulomb.
Arago.
Curie.
Leverrier
Clorinde.
Cornélie
Gustave Zédé
Nereide.
Q 94 to Q 101.
Q 102..

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1910 Nov. 10, 1910 1910 Sept. 1, 1910 1911 Nov. 10, 1911 1911 Dec.

1, 1911 1912

July 22, 1912 1912 July 12, 1912 1912 Nov. 7, 1912 1908 *Aug. 26, 1908 Completed Sept. 17, 1912. 1908

Completed May 20, 1912 1908 ...do.

Completed Nov. 1, 1912. 1908 do..

Do. 1908 *Feb. 16, 1910 1908 do.

Completed May, 1912. 1908

*Jan. 19, 1910 1908 *Jan. 12, 1910 Completed Nov. 1, 1912. 1908 *Feb. 16, 1910

Do. 1908 Feb. 1910 Completed May 1, 1912. 1908 do..

Completed Aug. 5, 1912. 1910 *July 21, 1910 1910 ..do.. 1910 1910 ...do...... 1910 1910

do. 1906 Oct.,

1910 Completed 1912 1906 do..

Do. 1906

do.. 1906 Mar. 31, 1908 Completed Apr., 1912. 1906 *Aug. 29, 1906 Completed 1912. 1906 do.

Do. 1906 May 19, 1908 Do. 1906 Mar. 20, 1908 Completed Feb., 1912. 1906 Oct. 17, 1908 Completed July, 1912. 1906 Jan. 18, 1909 Completed 1912. 1906 May 25, 1909 Completed Aug., 1912. 1906

Aug., 1909 Completed 1912. 1910 Oct., 1911 1910 .do.. 1910 Sept., 1911 1911 do... 1912 Mar.,

1912 1912 Aug. 1, 1912

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400 400 787 787 787 756 756 756 540 540 540 620 540 540 724 540 540 540 540 550 550 550 984 984 550 690

.....do..

* Signifies date of contract or of order to dockyard; where there is no (*) the date is that of laying of keel.

Vessels under construction in the several countries during 1912Continued.

JAPAN.

Name.

Type. .

Displace- Author-
ment.

ized

Keel laid.

Remarks.

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Jan. 8, 1909 Completed May 20, 1912.
Apr. 1, 1909 Completed Apr. 1, 1912.
Mar. 11, 1912
Jan. 17, 1911
Nov. 4, 1911
Mar. 17, 1912
Mar. 16, 1912
June 18, 1910 Completed August, 1912.
Aug. 10, 1910 Completed June 17, 1912.
May 23, 1910 Completed August, 1912.
Mar. 31, 1911 Completed June, 1912.
Apr. 29, 1911 Completed August, 1912.

1912
*Aug. , 1909 Completed September 1912.

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*Dec. 9, 1911

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* Signifies date o scontract or of order to dockyard; where there is no (*) the date is that of laying of keel.

v'essels under construction in the several countries during 1912Continued.

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Recent battleships and armored cruisers of over 17,000 tons displacement, built, building,

or proposed.

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B.....
BC.
BC..
BC..
B.
B..
B.
B.

Dreadnought..
Invincible..
Inflexible..
Indomitable.
Bellerophon..
Temeraire.
Superb..
St. Vincent.
Collingwood.
Vanguard..
Neptune.
Indefatigable.
Hercules.
Colossus.
Orion.
Lion..
Thunderer.
Conquerer.
Monarch
Princess Royal..
Australia.
New Zealand.
Queen Mary.
King George V
Centurion..
Audacious..
Ajax..
Iron Duke.
Marlborough
Benbow.
Delhi...
Queen Elizabeth
Warspite..
Valiant.
Barham.
Tiger.

B
B.
BC.
B.
B.
B.
BC..
B.
В.
B..
BC..
BC
BC.
BC
B.

17,900 17, 250 17, 250 17, 250 18, 600 18, 600 18, 600 19,250 19, 250 19, 250 19, 900 18,750 22,500 22,500 22, 500 26, 350 22,500 22,500 22,500 26, 350 18,750 18,750 26,850 24,000 24,000 24,000 24,000 26, 400 26, 400 26, 400 26, 400 27,000 27,000 27,000 27,000 30,000

1905 1905 1905 1905 1906 1906 1906 1907 1907 1907 1908 1908 1909 1909 1909 1909 1909 1909 1909 1909 1909 1909 1910 1910 1910

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Oct., 1905 Feb., 1906 Oct., 1906
Apr., 1906 Apr., 1907 Mar., 1909
Feb., 1906 June, 1907 Oct., 1908
Mar., 1906 Mar., 1907 June, 1908
Dec., 1906 July, 1907 Dec., 1908
Jan., 1907 Aug., 1907 May, 1909
Feb., 1907 Nov., 1907 do.
Dec., 1907 Sept., 1908 May, 1910
Feb. 1908 Nov., 1908 Apr., 1910
Apr., 1908 Feb., 1909 | Mar., 1910
Jan., 1909 Sept., 1909 Jan., 1911
Feb., 1909 Oct., 1909 Feb., 1911
July, 1909 May, 1910 July, 1911

.do. Apr., 1910 Aug., 1911
Nov., 1909 Aug. 1910 Jan., 1912
.do.

do. June, 1912 Apr., 1910

Feb., 1911 .do.

May, 1911 Nov., 1912
do Mar., 1911 Apr., 1912
May, 1910 Apr., 1911 | Nov., 1912
June, 1910 Oct., 1911

.do. July, 1911 Nov., 1912
Mar., 1911
Jan., 1911 Oct., 1911 Nov., 1912

Nov., 1911
Mar., 1911 Sept., 1912
Feb., 1911 Mar., 1912
Jan., 1912 Oct., 1912
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May, 1912

.do. Oct., 1912 Nov., 1912

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B.
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В.
B.
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May, 1912

Recent battleships and armored cruisers of over 17,000 tons displacement, built, building,

or proposed—Continued.

GERMANY.

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Nassau

B Westfalen

B Posen.

B Rheinland..

B Von der Tann. BC. Ostfriesland.

B. Helgoland.

B. Thuringen..

B. Moltke..

BC. Oldenburg.

B.. Goeben..

BC. Kaiser

B Friedrich der Grosse. B Kaiserin..

B В. Konig Albert.

B Prinz Regent Luitpold.

В. Seydlitz.

BC.... Ersatz Kurfuerst

Friedrich Wilhelm. B Ersatz Weissenburg. B s.

B. K.

BC.... Ersatz Brandenburg. B.. Ersatz Kaiserin Augusta..

BC.... T.

B. Ersatz Wörth.

B. Ersatz Hertha. BC.

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July, 1907 Mar., 1908 Oct., 1909

July, 1908 Nov., 1909 Aug, 1907 Deo.1908 May, 1910 Sept., 1908

Apr., 1910 Mar., 1908 Mar., 1909 Sept., 1910 Oct., 1908 Sept., 1909 Aug. 1911 Dec., 1908 ....do..

.do. Oct. 1908 Nov., 1909 July, 1911

do Apr., 1910 Sept., 1911 Apr., 1909 June, 1910 May, 1912 Aug., 1909

Mar. 1911 | July, 1912 Dec. 1909 .do. .do...... June, 1911

Aug., 1912

Oct., 1912
Oct., 1910 Nov., 1911
Jan., 1911 Apr., 1912

Feb., 1912
Feb., 1911 Mar., 1912
July, 1911
Nov., 1911
Sept., 1911 Nov., 1912
Nov., 1911
May, 1912
July, 1912

1910 1910

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24, 110
25,000
27,000
27,000
27,000
26,000
27,000

1911 1911 1911 1911 1912

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