Yakhtennaya railway platform (Russian: Платфо́рма Я́хтенная) is a railway platform in Saint Petersburg, Russia, that opened in the 1990s. All trains that pass through this station stop at this station.
|Commuter service passenger station|
Yakhtennaya in 2009
|Location||Near Primorsky prospect and Yakhtennaya street corner|
|Line(s)||Saint Petersburg Finlyandsky - Beloostrov through Sestroretsk|
|Connections||Historical Primorskaya line (1894-1904 named Shunting loop 2 verst)|
|Opened||1894, as Shunting loop 2 verst|
|Electrified||From the moment of creation|
Shunting loop 2 verst
Originally the Joint-stock company of the Prinorskaya St.-Peterburg-Sestroretsk railway constructed Shunting loop 2 verst. This shunting loop was opened on July 12, 1894, concurrent with the opening of the railway between Novaya Derevnya and Lakhta (the first stage of the Primorskaya line).
Flooding and closure
In the 1980s, housing construction began in the area. The current station was built to serve the residents. The station was named 13th km until February 1999 when it was renamed Yakhtennaya, after the street on which it is built.
- Chepurin, Sergey; Arkady Nikolayenko (May 2007). "Sestroretsk and Primorskaya railways (Сестрорецкая и Приморская железные дороги)" (in Russian). terijoki.spb.ru/trk_about.php3. Retrieved 2009-02-21.
- Burochkin, Konstantin (1925). "The plan of Leningrad on areas". Funds of the Russian National Library (in Russian). The Russian State Academic Printing house. p. 4. Retrieved 2009-02-17.
|Preceding station||Primorskaya Railway||Following station|
|Primorskaya line in 1894|
|Primorskaya line in November 1894|
|Primorskaya line in 1894 - 1900|