Was found submerged 113 years ago, the Russian cruiser


Photo: Shinil Group

The cruiser “Dmitry Donskoy” of the Imperial Russian Navy found in sea of Japan at a distance of 1.3 kilometers from the coast of the South Korean island of Ulleungdo. It is reported by Yonhap News Agency.

“We found the body of “Dmitry Donskoy” at a depth of 434 meters to 1.3 kilometers from Ulleungdo”, — reported in detected the cruiser Shinil Group.

According to the Agency, the group of researchers was able to find the name of the ship written on its stern. He suffered greatly from the hostilities, but a well-preserved deck of the cruiser and guns caliber 152 and 203 mm and anchor. In the near future to start work on the rise of the “Dmitry Donskoy”.

The ship was launched in 1883, took part in the Russo-Japanese war. The cruiser was seriously damaged during the battle of Tsushima in 1905 and was sunk by the crew.

In June, at the bottom of the Baltic sea have found the Soviet submarine that sank during the great Patriotic war.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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