§ 42. Mr. BURGOYNE
asked whether the "Tiger," "Benbow," and "Delhi" have yet been laid down; if so, on what dates; and what are the contract dates of delivery?
§ Mr. CHURCHILL
The "Benbow" and "Delhi" were laid down on the 30th and 31st May respectively. The contract date for delivery in each case is the 14th February, 1914. It is anticipated that the "Tiger" will be laid down about the 20th instant. The contract date for delivery in her case is the 31st March, 1914.