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Photographer:Nick Roe [View profile]Title:IRS AuroraAdded:Aug 07, 2007
Photo Category: Museum Ships
Notorious Russian (Pallada class)cruiser now a static display in St Petersburg but still part of the Russian Navy.

Launched 24/5/1903 at Admiralty Shipyard in St Petersburg, took part in the Russo-Japanese War 1905. A blank shot from her forcastle gun signalled the start of the October Revolution after her largely Bolshevik crew refused an order to put to sea 25/10/1917. After becoming a training ship she was bombed and sunk in Oranienbaum 30/9/1941. She was refloated and has been rebuilt and restored over the years and is now a museum ship located on the Neva River. Admission is Free!

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Bojan on Aug 12, 2006 09:39 (12 years ago)
Beautiful photo. Best regards, Bojan.
Bojan on Aug 12, 2006 09:38 (12 years ago)
Beautiful photo. Best regards, Bojan.
Bojan on Aug 12, 2006 09:37 (12 years ago)
Beautiful photo. Best regards, Bojan.
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