Published Resources Details Journal Article
- Rapid torpedo boat building
- The Engineer
- vol. 51, 25 February 1881, p. 136
In mid-December 1880 Yarrow and Co., Poplar, received an order for six Batoum class torpedo boats from the Greek Government. The first of these vessels was successfully tried and handed over in February 1881, having been built in the remarkably short time of two months and a few days.