Sunday, 8 July 2018

The Hungarian paddle steam tug Előd according to a CIA report dated 3 December 1953

An item reported that the Hungarian-Soviet Shipping Company (Magyar-Szovjet Hajozasi Reszvenytarsasag=Meszhart) possessed the coal fuelled paddle steam tug Előd with a horsepower of 800hp (continue rating). Earlier private owner. With a crew numbering 21 men.

The report was published on, document number CIA-RDP80-00810A003000260005-5