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RUSSO BALT fire engine, 1912 - at the Riga Motormuseum, Latvia
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RUSSO BALT mod."D" 24/40 Russia, 1912 - the only fire engine made in the Russo Balt Wagon factory.


According to the order of Riga Peter’s Fire Fighters’ Association, it was made on the chassis of D-type 1-tonned truck.

The automobile was found as scrap metal, disassembled in the house of J.Mezhpapans, former fire fighter, Rauna, 1976. Renovated in 1978 in cooperation with renovators of AAK and Fire department of Latvia SSR.

Website of Riga Motormuseum - http://www.motormuzejs.lv

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Tags: russo balt; ugundzēsēju auto; rīgas motormuzejs; antīkie automobiļi; antique cars; museum; latvija
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