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Early 1900s: Russian Fleet

Posted on February 12, 2014 by team

Interesting images of the Russian ships, boats, their crews in early 1900s. It is nice to take a good look at details such as national navy uniforms of the past.




Battleship “St. Andrew”.

Tow-boat “Pavel”.

Hospital-ship “Orel”.

Cargo steamer “Empress Alexandra”.

Ships of the Yenisei – “First” and “Second”.

Emperor Nicholas II is leaving the military ship.

Icebreaker “Mikula Selyaninovich”.

Icebreaker “Tsar Mikhail Fyodorovich” before launching.

Icebreaker “Tsar Mikhail Fyodorovich” after the launching.

Icebreaker №2.

Icebreaker “Taimyr”.

Sailors from the battleship “Sisoy the Great” in Nagasaki, Japan.

Aboard the armored cruiser “Admiral Makarov” in the port of Antivar, August, 1910 on the occassion of the visit of the Montenegro king – Nikholas I.

Naval parade in 1908.

“Aleut”, 1909.

Ship “Amur”.

Ship “Dvinsk”.


“Dobrynya Nikitich”.

Ship “Russia” on the stock, 6 March,1908.



Ships in Revel.

Manual loading of coal aboard the ship “Canada” in Arkhangelsk, 1915-1916.

Submarine “Dolphin” being tested in Kronstadt.

Submarine “Crab”.

Advice ship “Krechet” (“Gyrfalcon”).

Hospital-ship “Tsarina” is about to sail to the Russian Far East.




“Samoyed”, Baltic fleet.

“Moguchiy” (“Strong”).

“Neva” yacht at the English embankment.

Submarine “Crocodile”.

Russian sailor from “Crocodile” submarine.

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4 Responses to “Early 1900s: Russian Fleet”

  1. PH says:

    The last one is in fact a FINNISH sailor just serving in the russian navy since Finland was at that time a part of the Russian empire even though we had autonomy.

  2. Raimond says:

    Icebreaker “Tsar Mikhail Fyodorovich” is still in the water in Tallinn (by name Suur Tõll). http://www.lennusadam.eu/et/suurtoll

  3. john says:

    Great photo’s,very interesting.

  4. MAXDMG says:

    It is a pity that all this story… Touch to the vehicle of those years is possible only on the cruiser Aurora….

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