Dreadnoughts

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Dreadnought Building - Super-dreadnoughts
... Within five years of the commissioning of Dreadnought, a new generation of more powerful "super-dreadnoughts" was being built ... The arrival of the super-dreadnought is commonly believed to have started with the British Orion class ... In the four years between Dreadnought and Orion, displacement had increased by 25%, and weight of broadside had doubled ...
Chilean Battleship Almirante Latorre - Background
... bought the two Constitución-class pre-dreadnought battleships that were being built for Chile, and Argentina sold its two Rivadavia-class armored cruisers under ... After HMS Dreadnought was commissioned, Brazil decided in early 1907 to halt construction of three obsolescent pre-dreadnoughts in favor of two or three dreadnoughts ... purchase by acquiring their own expensive dreadnoughts, further border disputes—particularly near the River Plate with Brazil—decided the matter, and it ordered two Rivadavia-class battleships (no relation to the ...
Great War At Sea Series - Supplements - Dreadnoughts
... Dreadnoughts is another supplement for the entire line of Great War at Sea games, with counters for new ships, scenarios, and advanced rules for tactical combat ... Dreadnoughts focuses on the South American dreadnoughts, such as Brazil's Minas Gerais class battleships, the Brazilian battleship Rio de Janeiro, Argentina's Rivadavia class battleship, and Chile's ... Spain's second and third generation dreadnoughts are also included, as are some Russian cruisers and Turkish battleships ...
Dreadnought - Design - Armament
... Dreadnoughts mounted a uniform main battery of heavy-caliber guns the number, size, and arrangement differed between designs ... Dreadnought herself mounted ten 12-inch (305 mm) guns. 12-inch guns had been standard for most navies in the pre-dreadnought era and this continued in the first generation of dreadnought battleships ...
Dreadnought Building - In Other Countries
... See also South American dreadnought race Compared to the other major naval powers, France was slow to start building dreadnoughts, instead finishing the planned Danton class of pre-dreadnoughts ... was laid down, making France the eleventh nation to enter the dreadnought race ... for an all-big-gun battleship from Cuniberti well before Dreadnought was launched, but it took until 1909 for Italy to lay down one of her own ...