§ 25. Viscount CURZON
asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Admiralty when it is expected that the uncompleted ships of the "Hawkins" and "Emerald" classes will be completed; 448 and how long these ships have been under construction?
§ Viscount CURZON
May we take it that the construction of these ships is to be pressed forward with all possible speed? Has not one of them been under construction for several years?
§ The details promised are as follow:
§ "Frobisher," laid down in August, 1916. Due to complete about the end of June next.
§ "Effingham," laid down in April, 1917. Due to complete about March, 1925.
§ "Enterprise," laid down in June, 1018. Due to complete about July, 1925.
§ "Emerald," laid down in September, 1918. Due to complete about March, 1925.