Project Design 16E38
- design study dating Feb 1938; the ship was projected to have a (standard) displacement of 48,500 tons, speed up to 27knts, and armed with 12x 16"/45cal guns in 4 3-gun turrets
- mainly based off the article:
Roberts, John. "Penultimate Battleships: The Lion Class 1937-1946". Warships No. 19. London: Conway Maritime Press, 1981. p167-182.