14 happened April 1904: Queen Margherita battle ship delivered


Spezia the battleship Regina Margherita of the homonymous class is delivered on two units, placed under the command of the vessel captain Leone Viale.

Built in the Arsenal of La Spezia with the 20 November 1898 set up at the airport and launched the 30 in May 1901, it had a displacement of 13.427 t with four 305 / 40 mm guns in two armored towers, four from 203 / 40 and 12 from 152 mm in beard in the reduced armored and others of small caliber; a motor apparatus on two alternative machines of the total power of 20.000 hp fed by 28 boilers imparted a speed of 20 knots.

Source: Military Navy