Lisy Nos, before 1928

Lisy Nos (Russian: Ли́сий нос), was a railway station in Lisy Nos, Saint Petersburg, Russia. The station was on a wooden landing stage on the bank of the Gulf of Finland.

Lisy Nos Russian: Лисий нос
regional rail
View to pier in Primorskaya railroad share
Coordinates60°0′37″N 29°27′51″E
Line(s)Primorskaya line
Construction
Structure typeat-grade
History
Opened1894
Closed1928

The station opened on October 31, 1894, when it was constructed on a branch line from Razdelnaya station.[1]

A steam locomotive with two or three carriages brought passengers along the branch line from Razdelnaya station. A passenger ferry from Lisy Nos to Kronstadt connected with the trains.[2]

Closure

The old Lisy Nos station closed in 1928 and Razdelnaya station was renamed as Lisy Nos.

Church

Near to the station there was a wooden building forming the ancient orthodox church of St Alexander Nevsky.

References

  1. Chepurin, Sergey; Arkady Nikolayenko (May 2007). "Sestroretsk and Primorskaya railways(Сестрорецкая и Приморская железные дороги)" (in Russian). http://terijoki.spb.ru/trk_about.php3. Retrieved 2009-02-21. External link in |publisher= (help)
  2. Zasosov, V. A.; V. I. Puzin (1991). From a life of Petersburg 1890 - 1910th. Notes of eyewitnesses. (Из жизни Петербурга 1890-х - 1910-х годов. Записки очевидцев) (in Russian). SPb.
Preceding station   Primorskaya Railway   Following station
Terminus
Lateral branch of a Primorskaya line
Local
Terminus
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