Kastryčnickaja (Minsk Metro)

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Kastryčnickaja
Minsk Metro sign logo.png Minsk Metro Station
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Кастрычніцкая (Kastryčnickaja)
Coordinates 53°54′07″N 27°33′41″E / 53.9019°N 27.5614°E / 53.9019; 27.5614Coordinates: 53°54′07″N 27°33′41″E / 53.9019°N 27.5614°E / 53.9019; 27.5614
Owned by Minsk Metro
Line(s) Moskovskaya Line Moskovskaya Line
Platforms Island platform
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Underground
History
Opened 1984-06-26
Services
Preceding station   Minsk Metro   Following station
toward Uruchye
Moskovskaya Line
Avtozavodskaya Line
Transfer at: Kupalaŭskaja
toward Mogilevskaya

Kastryčnickaja (kə-STREECH-neets-kə-yə, Belarusian: Кастрычніцкая Russian: Октябрьская; "October station") is a Minsk Metro station. It opened on June 26, 1984.

The station is one of three on the Minsk Metro to have been built with an entrance in an existing building, the other two being Kupalaŭskaja and Plošča Lienina.[1]

2011 bombing[edit]

The Kastryčnickaja station was the site of a bombing on April 11, 2011.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schwandl, Robert (2004). "Minsk". UrbanRail.net. Retrieved 11 April 2011.