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SQUADRON BATTLESHIP ROSTISLAV   It is laid in 1894 in Nikolayev, it is gone down to the water on 1 September, 1896, and in 1899 entered the system. On 10 October, 1907, it is transferred into the class of battleships. It participated in the First World War. In January- March of 1918 were supported the actions of working detachments at the establishment of the Soviet regime in Odessa. During March 1918 it was given to the port for the storage and during May it was seized by German occupirs. From October 1919 it entered into the composition of white guard fleet, it was used as plavbatareya, and during November 1920 it was flooded by Wrangelites in the Kerch strait.

Photos of "Rostislav"


Technical characteristics

Displacement 8800 t.
It is long 107,2 m.
Width 20,7 m.
Sagging 6,7 m.
Power of the mechanisms 8700 hp.
Running speed 15,6 knots
Cruising range 3050 miles
the crew 632 people


254- mm 4
152- mm 8
47- mm 12
37- mm 14
The torpedo tubes 6

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