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LENIN 1958 river vessel

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LENIN 1958 river vessel

Postby shipstamps » Thu Oct 30, 2008 4:37 pm

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Built as project type 20 large inland passenger vessels by Krasnoe Sormovo at Gorkiy (Nizhniy Novgorod), Russia.
Displacement with cargo, passengers and full storages, 2.037 ton, dim. 121.4 x 16.8 x 2.44m. (draught)
Powered, diesel electric by a D50 4-cyl. turbo non-compressor diesels, 3 electric motors each 900 hp., three screws, speed 26 km at deep waters.
Passengers 439, maximum 442. Crew 97.
1958 completed.
Homeport N. Novagrod.

Two ships of the Project were built, and delivered to the Volga Shipping Company for operating on the Volga river cruise routes, she were also allowed to pass the Ladoga and Onega lakes when equipped properly.
1984 The LENIN got on fire and burned down.

Russia 1960 40k sg 2490, scott 2386 and 1981 4k sg 5143

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Re: LENIN 1958 river vessel

Postby aukepalmhof » Sun Apr 16, 2017 8:47 pm

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11 June 1958 delivered.
March 1984 during repair a fire broke out which complete destroyed the vessel.
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