Here are some photographs of my Zh dano v cruiser built from 1/700 scale Combrig kit. Zhdanov is a soviet cruiser of the Sverdlov class, project 68-bis. Built by the Baltic yard, Leningrad - laid down 1950, launched 27 December 1950, completed 31 December 1951.

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Converted into a command ship with after turrets removed and replaced by helicopter hangar and office space, Scrapped 1991.

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Andrey Zhukov

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