Elektrozavodskaya (Bolshaya Koltsevaya line)

Elektrozavodskaya (Russian: Электрозаводская) is a station on the Bolshaya Koltsevaya line of the Moscow Metro. The station was opened on 31 December 2020 as a one-station extension from Lefortovo and provisionally functions as part of Nekrasovskaya line.[2] The station serves as a transfer point to the Arbatsko-Pokrovskaya line.

Elektrozavodskaya

Электрозаводская
Moscow Metro station
Открытие станции «Электрозаводская» на БКЛ (12).jpeg
General information
LocationBasmanny District, Central Administrative Okrug
Moscow
Russia
Coordinates55°46′51″N 37°42′10″E / 55.780833°N 37.702777°E / 55.780833; 37.702777Coordinates: 55°46′51″N 37°42′10″E / 55.780833°N 37.702777°E / 55.780833; 37.702777
Owned byMoskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)#15 Nekrasovskaya line Nekrasovskaya line (temporary)
#11 Bolshaya Koltsevaya line Bolshaya Koltsevaya line (future)
Platforms1 island platform
Construction
Structure typeThree-span shallow-column station[1]
Platform levels1
ParkingNo
History
Opening31 December 2020
Services
Preceding station Логотип метро в системе бренда московского транспорта.svg Moscow Metro Following station
Terminus Nekrasovskaya line
Temporary service
Lefortovo
towards Nekrasovka
Baumanskaya Arbatsko–Pokrovskaya line
transfer at Elektrozavodskaya
Semyonovskaya
Future service
Sokolniki
anticlockwise / outer
Bolshaya Koltsevaya line
Future extension
Lefortovo
clockwise / inner
Location
Elektrozavodskaya is located in Moscow Metro
Elektrozavodskaya
Elektrozavodskaya
Location within Moscow Metro

NameEdit

During planning, the station was named Elektrozavodskaya; then in June 2015, it was officially renamed Rubtsovskaya.[3] The name comes from the Rubtsovskaya Bank of the Yauza River.[4] In November 2019, the station was renamed back to Elektrozavodskaya.[5]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Суриков А. "Рубцовская" (in Russian). Метрострой. Retrieved 2017-11-27.
  2. ^ "В Москве открыта станция БКЛ "Электрозаводская"". vesti.ru (in Russian). 31 December 2020.
  3. ^ "Три станции строящегося Третьего пересадочного контура столичного метро получили названия" (in Russian). TASS. 2015-06-28.
  4. ^ "Рубцовская" (in Russian). Moscow Complex for Construction and Urban Development. Retrieved 2017-11-27.
  5. ^ "Собянин утвердил названия пяти станций Большой кольцевой линии метро". Недвижимость РИА Новости. 2019-11-05. Retrieved 2019-11-05.