NEW ZEALAND A BAD
London, April 28.
The battle'cruisers Lion, Queen Mary, Princess Eoyal and New Zealand started level in the Channel and attained full speed a? quickly as possible. The New Zealand quickly distanced (hem, all nearly hidden in tha walls of water forced up in front of their bows. The floating fortresses siornly raced for the Channel championship, which resulted in Queen Mary finishing first, followed by the Lion and Princess Royal. The>ew Zealand, though thanks to the smartness of her stokers she had made so fine a start, ended a bad fourth.
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BATTLE-CRUISER RACE., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXII, Issue 4390, 24 April 1914
BATTLE-CRUISER RACE. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXII, Issue 4390, 24 April 1914
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