Pechatniki (Moscow Metro)

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Pechatniki

Печатники
Moscow Metro station
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LocationPechatniki District
South-Eastern Administrative Okrug
Moscow
Russia
Coordinates55°41′36″N 37°43′37″E / 55.6934°N 37.7270°E / 55.6934; 37.7270Coordinates: 55°41′36″N 37°43′37″E / 55.6934°N 37.7270°E / 55.6934; 37.7270
Owned byMoskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)#10 Lyublinsko-Dmitrovskaya line Lyublinsko-Dmitrovskaya line
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus: 30, 161, 193, 292, 646, 703
Construction
Depth4 metres (13 ft)
Platform levels1
ParkingNo
Other information
Station code155
History
Opened28 December 1995; 23 years ago (1995-12-28)
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
toward Seligerskaya
Lyublinsko-Dmitrovskaya line
toward Zyablikovo
Location
Pechatniki is located in Moscow Ring Road
Moscow metro map including line 14.svg
Pechatniki
Pechatniki
Location within Moscow Ring Road

Pechatniki (Russian: Печатники) is a station of the Moscow Metro's Lyublinsko-Dmitrovskaya Line. The station was opened on 28 December 1995 as part of the first stage of the Lyublinsky radius, and is named after the district that it is situated in. The station is typical pillar-trispan, although it was the last of such design to be opened in Moscow to date. "Pechatniki" is the most undeepest station of all underground stations in Moscow Metro.

The architects Yuri Orlov and A.Nekrasov designed the station in a unique way with no lighting above the black ceiling platforms and central wave-like anodised aluminium ceiling. The pillars are revetted with pink marble whist, the walls show greyish tint. The floor is laid with red and grey granite.

The station has one surface vestibule with access to Shosseinaya, Polbina and Guryanova streets. The vestibule is separately decorated with a large metallic panno Muscovites' work and rest (artist V. Bubnov). Just before the station is a service branch leading into the Pechatniki depot that serves the Lyublinskaya Line.

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