Mendeleyevskaya

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Mendeleyevskaya
Менделеевская
Moscow Metro station
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Coordinates 55°46′52″N 37°36′04″E / 55.7810°N 37.6011°E / 55.7810; 37.6011Coordinates: 55°46′52″N 37°36′04″E / 55.7810°N 37.6011°E / 55.7810; 37.6011
Owned by Moskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)  9  Serpukhovsko–Timiryazevskaya line
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type deep level column station, triple-vault
Depth 48.5 metres (159 ft)
Platform levels 1
Parking No
Other information
Station code 137
History
Opened 31 December 1988; 29 years ago (1988-12-31)
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
toward Altufyevo
Serpukhovsko-Timiryazevskaya line
anticlockwise / outer
Koltsevaya line
Transfer at: Novoslobodskaya
clockwise / inner
Location
Mendeleyevskaya is located in Central Moscow
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Mendeleyevskaya
Mendeleyevskaya
Location within Central Moscow

Mendeleyevskaya (Russian: Менделе́евская, About this sound pronunciation ) is a Moscow Metro station on the Serpukhovsko-Timiryazevskaya Line. It is located in the Tverskoy District of central Moscow.

It was opened on 31 December 1988. The station was designed by Nina Alexandrovna Aleshin and Natalya K. Samoilova on the theme of Dmitri Mendeleev and his works.[1]

Its depth is 48.5 meters (159 ft). The transfer to the Novoslobodskaya station of the Koltsevaya Line is available.

A stray dog named Malchik lived at the station, and after his murder a statue was placed in the station.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Гридчина (Gridchina), Юрия (Yuri) (2007). "Серпуховско-Тимирязевская линия. Станция "Менделеевская"" [Serpukhovsko-Timiryazevskaya Line #9, "Mendeleyev" station]. Новости московского метростроя и метрополитена (News of the Moscow subway and Metro) (in Russian). Moscow, Russia. Archived from the original on 27 October 2007. Retrieved 5 October 2016. 

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