Uruchcha (Minsk Metro)

Uruchcha (Belarusian: Уручча, [uˈrutʂtʂa]; Russian: Уручье, pronounced [ʊˈrutɕjɪ]; lit. 'Brookside') is a Minsk Metro station, that is the terminus of the Maskowskaya line. Opened on November 7, 2007[1] it is the first station outside the Minsk Automobile Ring Road, located in the Uručča ('Brookside') microraion District of Minsk's Metropolitan Borough of Pershamayski Administrative divisions of Minsk.

Uruchcha
Minsk Metro sign logo.png Minsk Metro Station
Coordinates53°56′45″N 27°41′23″E / 53.94583°N 27.68972°E / 53.94583; 27.68972Coordinates: 53°56′45″N 27°41′23″E / 53.94583°N 27.68972°E / 53.94583; 27.68972
Owned byMinsk Metro
Line(s)Maskowskaya line Maskowskaya line
PlatformsIsland platform
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeUnderground
History
Opened2007-11-07
Services
Preceding station   Minsk Metro   Following station
TerminusMoskovskaya Line

The station is of shallow depth, in a pillar by-span design. As with all the recently built metro stations in Minsk, it has provisions for the disabled. The station is in the middle of the Uručča microrayon which is located on the northeastern edge of the city, with numerous land connections to the provincial bus routes and to the Minsk International Airport.

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  1. ^ Schwandl, Robert. "Minsk". urbanrail.

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