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Name: LEDOKOL 3 also seen as LEDOKOL III
Type: Ice Breaker
Launched: 28/07/1899
Completed: 10/1899
Builder: Armstrong, Whitworth & Co
Yard: Low Walker
Yard Number: 690
Dimensions: 907grt, 152nrt, 148.7 x 42.0 x 15.2ft
Engines: T3cyl (24.5, 38 & 61 x 39ins), 312nhp
Engines by: Wallsend Slipway & Engineering Co Ltd, Wallsend
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Steel
Reg Number: n/a
History:
1899 Port of Odessa, Odessa
1918 Government of Austro-Hungary
1921 Government of USSR; renamed DZHIGIT
1923 Broken up
Comments: 1918: Siezed by Austro-Hungarian forces
1921: Arrived at Bizerta with the Wrangell Squadron as DZHIGIT
1923: Sold for breaking up


Above photo copyright of Newcastle City Libraries

Shields Daily Gazette, Monday, 31/07/1899