Verkhniye Kotly (Moscow Central Circle)

Verkhniye Kotly (Russian: Верхние Котлы) is a station on the Moscow Central Circle of the Moscow Metro that opened in September 2016.

Verkhniye Kotly

Верхние Котлы
Moscow Metro station
MCC Verkhnie Kotly.jpg
LocationNagornyy Proyezd, 2А,
Moscow
Russia
Coordinates55°41′25″N 37°37′09″E / 55.6902°N 37.6193°E / 55.6902; 37.6193Coordinates: 55°41′25″N 37°37′09″E / 55.6902°N 37.6193°E / 55.6902; 37.6193
Owned byGovernment of Moscow (MKZD)
Operated byRussian Railways (within Moscow Metro)
Line(s)#14 Moscow Central Circle Moscow Central Circle
Platforms2 (side platforms)
Tracks2
Train operatorsRussian Railways
ConnectionsMoscow Railway Platform:
Verkhnie Kotly railway station
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
Platform levels1
History
Opened10 September 2016; 4 years ago (10 September 2016)
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
anticlockwise / outer
Moscow Central Circle
clockwise / inner
Out-of-station interchange
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
toward Altufyevo
Serpukhovsko–Timiryazevskaya line
Transfer at: Nagatinskaya
Location
Verkhniye Kotly is located in Moscow Metro
Verkhniye Kotly
Verkhniye Kotly
Location within Moscow Metro

NameEdit

The station is named for the former village of Verkhniye Kotly, which was annexed to Moscow in 1932. The name of the station was changed from the originally planned Varshavskoye Shosse in August 2016.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Станция МЦК "Войковская" в столице переименована в "Балтийскую"". TASS. 2016-08-10.

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