The old soviet electric locomotive VL8-914 is making maneuvers at Gagra station. On this picture you can see an ubandoned traffic light at Gagra station. Trains are supervised by phone.
The old-soviet electric locomotive VL8-914 is leading a freight train from Russian border (Vesyoloe station) to Sukhum.
VL8 locomotive runs with freight train in Gagra town. "VL8" series (VL - Vladimir Lenin) is Soviet long-distance cargo DC electric locomotive, manufactured from 1953 to 1967. Working engines were ... (more)
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)