Sunday, 15 July 2018

Polish steam tug Konrad launched at Alphen a.d. Rijn, Netherlands according to the Dutch magazine Schip en Werf dated 10 June 1949

An item reported the launching on 25 May of the Polish steam tug Konrad by Shipyard Vooruitgang of D. and Joh. Boot, Alphen a.d. Rijn, Netherlands. Baptized by a daughter of one of the board members of the yard. Dimensions 25,20 (between perpendiculars) x 6,80 x 3,80 (hold) metres. Fitted out with a 435hp double compound steam engine and a Scottish boiler with a heating surface of 135 square metres.