With the downturn in freight traffic after the Russian annexation of the Crimea, much of the region's motive power was put into storage. VL8-925 was built in 1964 and is probably more fit for a mu... (more)
With a tourist train
With passenger train №2 Riga - Moscow
Freight train is leaving departmental Verhekamskaya station and is entering Russian Railways territory
P36 0120 waits near the turntable at Podmoskovnaya Depot and Roundhouse for its next assignment.
The last main-line steam locomotive built in the Soviet Union now survives pulling excursion trains in Moscow.
Tourist train Moscow - Yaroslavl - Kostroma - Ivanovo - Vladimir - Moscow
The pinnacle of Soviet passenger steam power relegated to yard work. Steam is alive and well in Russia.