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December 21, 2016
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July 9, 2008
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May 3, 1955
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Approved For Release 2008/07/09: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA006100410009-3 CLASSIFICATION S-E-C-R E T CENTRAL !K E VWOCY REPOR -- INFO M W11 I V N N . CD 140. COUNTRY Poland DATE{DISTR. 3 May 1955 SUBJECT Malaszew1aze Transloading Point NO. OF PAGES 3 PLACE ACQUIRED DATE OF NO. OF ENCLS. (LISTED BELOW) SUPPLEMENT TO INFO. REPORT NO. WI In the second half of December a train of boxcars undetermined place . 1 , which had apparently come from the north was seen parked on the branchel hire the length o'ff a normal fr**$ tt train. The western are protected by roofs giving shelter for about 10 freight 3. In late 1952, it was observed ghat a railroad line branched off from the eastern portion of the/I cars each. c at the instal of the Malasz sloating to made. 2 The loading ramps available 2. Construction work has been under way at the Malasz sloading point on the Soviet border since 1950. ve track cons ;work was going on also in December 1954--St ndard 1*li Soviet-gauge ks which ran parol to each other L Brest Litovsk. A sketch of the trackage have been seen in this area a t. No detailed, THIS IS UNEVALUATED INFORMATION the south. It was believed that this line of the railaMMei to !! _ 'i}I k, about Halfway between Malas~ Terespol. 1 portion of the transloading extended to an area 12 - 1~ 3- 40 CLASSIFICATION Comment. The existence o' this branch line has been confirmed. The line 25X1 was built in 1951. A spur track extending to a major military supply installation is possibly involved. Comment. For sketch of the installation see Annex. Comment. Information on the modernization of the Malasz ansloading 25X1 on the Soviet-Polish border was transmitted previously* to some reports, this transloading point mainly handles coal. The inst is,, allegedly, equipped with an automatic tipping plant. The daily capacity of the transloading point is estimated at 10 trains including 5 coal trains. Comment, The existence of the spur track , the purpose of which is owu,ras reported previously. ARMY Approved For Release 2008/07/09: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA006100410009-3 Approved For Release 2008/07/09: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA006100410009-3 Legend. 1 Transloading ramps with Soviet and standard gauges 2 Old station area 3 New station area 4 Locomotive sheds 5 Turntable 6 and 7 Station buildings 8 Parking tracks under construction 9 Supply industrial enterprises about 10 km distant from Malas 2. fT1 t-gauge line Standard-gauge line Approved For Release 2008/07/09: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA006100410009-3 Approved For Release 2008/07/09: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA006100410009-3 Layout of the Malaszewi Transloading Point PO,r 4eond a.? ..* SECRETE 25X1 Approved For Release 2008/07/09: CIA-RDP80-0081 OA006100410009-3