Apsheronsk narrow-gauge railway

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Apsheronsk narrow-gauge railway
Участок Апшеронской УЖД, перегон Мезмай - Гуамка.JPG
Overview
Type Narrow gauge railway
Locale Krasnodar Krai, Russia
Website www.a-pdk.com
Operation
Opening 1927
Operator(s) ЗАО «ПДК Апшеронск»
Technical
Line length 37 kilometres (23 mi)
Track gauge 750 mm (2 ft 5 12 in)
Route map
Apsheronskaya narrow gauge railway.jpg

The Apsheronsk narrow-gauge railway a mountain narrow gauge railway and is located in Krasnodar Krai, Russia. It was opened in 1927 and built in the standard Russian narrow gauge track gauge of 750 mm (2 ft 5 12 in).[1] Coordinates: 44°14′48″N 39°45′55″E / 44.24670°N 39.76522°E / 44.24670; 39.76522

Current status[edit]

The length of the narrow gauge railway as of 2010 is 127 kilometres (79 mi) of which 37 kilometres (23 mi) is operational. It carries freight (including: wood, food, and postal services) and passengers, including a train which transports children to school. The Head Office of the narrow gauge railway is located in Apsheronsk.[2]

Rolling Stock[edit]

Locomotives[edit]

Railroad car[edit]

Guamka[edit]

Stations[edit]

  • 00 km - Apsheronsk (Ways dismantled in 2010)
  • 15 km - 15 km (Ways dismantled in 2010)
  • 24 km - Samurskaya (Ways dismantled in 2010)
  • 31 km - Chernigovskoye (Start Point railway)
  • 40 km - 40 km
  • 44 km - Rezhet
  • 48 km - Lower Tuby
  • 52 km - Middle Tuby
  • 59 km - Shpalorez (Remote)

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

References and sources[edit]

  1. ^ "History (Russian language)". 
  2. ^ "Apsheronsk (Apљeronsk)". 

External links[edit]