Troparyovo

Troparyovo (Russian: Тропарёво) is a station on the south-western part of the Moscow Metro's Sokolnicheskaya Line. It opened on 8 December 2014 and served as the line terminus until 18 January 2016.[1] It comes next after Yugo-Zapadnaya, the previous terminus of the line until 2014.[2] Two stations beyond Troparyovo, Rumyantsevo and Salaryevo were opened in 2016.

Troparyovo

Тропарёво
Moscow Metro station
Troparyovo MosMetro station 02-2015 platform.jpg
LocationTroparyovo-Nikulino District
Western Administrative Okrug
Moscow
Russia
Coordinates55°38′45″N 37°28′21″E / 55.6459°N 37.4725°E / 55.6459; 37.4725Coordinates: 55°38′45″N 37°28′21″E / 55.6459°N 37.4725°E / 55.6459; 37.4725
Owned byMoskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)#1 Sokolnicheskaya line Sokolnicheskaya line
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeShallow single-vault
Depth12 metres (39 ft)
Platform levels1
ParkingNo
Disabled accessYes
History
Opened8 December 2014; 6 years ago (2014-12-08)
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
toward Kommunarka
Sokolnicheskaya line
Location
Troparyovo is located in Moscow Metro
Troparyovo
Troparyovo
Location within Moscow Metro

NameEdit

The station is named after the Troparyovo microdistrict, which, in turn, inherited its name from the village standing here before the expansion of Moscow.

LocationEdit

The station is located in the southwestern part of Moscow, at the intersection of Leninsky Avenue and Ruzskaya Street, at the border between Tyoply Stan and Troparyovo-Nikulino districts.

 
Underground vestibule

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Schwandl, Robert. "Moskva". urbanrail.
  2. ^ Свет в конце тоннеля - планы по развитию московского метро (in Russian). Echo of Moscow. 10 July 2014. Retrieved 10 July 2014.