The pinnacle of Soviet passenger steam power relegated to yard work. Steam is alive and well in Russia.
with passenger train Moscow - Vladivostok
surpasses the faulty locomotive TEP70-0090
LV-0522 was the last mainline steam locomotive built in the Soviet Union. To commemorate the ending of an era, it was given a violet paint scheme. LV-0522 is seen here at Podmoskovnaya Depot waiti... (more)
Er 766-24 sits on display in the newly restored display section of Moscow's steam roundhouse.