Mockava

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Mockava
Village
Mockava is located in Lithuania
Mockava
Mockava
Location of Mockava
Coordinates: 54°18′30″N 23°18′20″E / 54.30833°N 23.30556°E / 54.30833; 23.30556Coordinates: 54°18′30″N 23°18′20″E / 54.30833°N 23.30556°E / 54.30833; 23.30556
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Suvalkija
County Marijampolė County
Municipality Kalvarija municipality
Eldership Sangrūda eldership
Population (2001)
 • Total 92
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Mockava is a village and railway station in Lithuania on the border with Poland. According to the 2001 census, its population was 92.[1]

Transport[edit]

There is a break of gauge where the railway systems of the two countries meet. To speed up though traffic, a track gauge changing facility of the SUW 2000 variable gauge axle system has been installed to allow fitted trains to pass through the break of gauge at walking pace.

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Lithuanian) Marijampolės apskrities kaimo gyvenamosios vietovės ir jų gyventojai. Vilnius: Department of Statistics to the Government of the Republic of Lithuania. 2003. ISBN 9986-589-89-4.