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    Thumbs up Classification yard Lyangasovo.

    At 20 kilometers to the west of Kirov located town Lyangasovo with self-titled classification yard. Many people of Lyangasovo are work on railway. Freight trains arrives to eastern part of station (arrival yard), central part of station has 32 tracks for cars accumulation (switching yard or sorting yard), between sorting and arrival yards located hump yard. Western part of station has tracks for freight trains departuring and tracks for transit trains (Departure yard). Also in central part of station locates repair workshop for freight cars and locomotive yard (for diesel locomotives CHME3 and 2TE10 and electric locos VL60k and VL80S), in eastern part of station located big MOW detacment, that can change the way.

    3 August 2014, new passenger building (opened in 2014):


    EMU ER9PK:


    Train for ballast cleaning:


    Arrival yard:


    Link in Wikimapia: http://wikimapia.org/#lang=ru&lat=58...BE%D0%B2%D0%BE
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    Great shots, so interesting..............................
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    Arrival yard:


    Photo 4 - two-unit electric locomotive VL80S (one unit - 4000 horsepower) with eastbound freight train (this train goes to Perm' and further to Siberia), photo 6 - 1,5VL80S, 3-unit version of VL80S. VL80 - "wheelhorse" of Transsiberian railway, photo 9 - 2TE10M with northbound freight train (going to Kotlas via my settlement).

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    Passenger building and water tower:


    Eastbound commuter EMU ER9PK:


    Switcher CHME3t:


    Westbound commuter EMU ED9M:


    I went to hump yard via town:

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    Hump yard:


    Switching yard:


    Fire train:


    List of honorable railroaders and memorial:

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    Locomotive yard:


    Tracklaying crane:


    Near wye:

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    Old passenger car from fire train:


    Bypass line to the south from Lyangasovo:


    Eastbound freight train:

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    Electric locomotive VL60k (5000 horsepower), now it's a rare locomotive, out of production in 1967. Usually this locos pulls MOW trains:


    Locomotive yard:



    Departure yard:

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    VL80S-2494:


    Unexpected guest - Antonov An-2, one of most popular airplanes in the world:


    Eastbound freight train:


    Locomotive yard:


    Hump yard:


    Educational center for railroaders:


    Old wooden apartment house:

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    May 2015, I was in Lyangasovo for practice before writing diploma in railway technical school. Arrival yard:


    Scrapped slug (rebuilt CHME3):


    VL80S and VL60k:


    Yardmaster:


    Hump yard operators:

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