P36 steam locomotive with passenger tourist train near Kursky railway station. The Soviet locomotive class P36 (Steam 4-8-4s, Russian: П36) was a Soviet mainline passenger steam locomotive t... (more)
The mighty Soviet 'General' relegated to yard duty in Moscow.
P36 0120 waits near the turntable at Podmoskovnaya Depot and Roundhouse for its next assignment.
The pinnacle of Soviet passenger steam power relegated to yard work. Steam is alive and well in Russia.
When Moscow's steam fleet isn't pulling excursion trains, they are often put to use working the local commercial switching jobs.
P36 0120 prepares to depart Moscow's Belorusskiy Station with an excursion train.
The mighty 'General' P36 0120 passes under a bridge at Maryina Rosha as a track maintenance gang watches.
This particular 4-8-4 was built in 1955 at Kolomna Locomotive Works and was retired in 1... (more)
P36 0120, a 4-8-4 made famous by the Trans Siberian Express, pulls into Moscow's Kazanskiy Railway Station late at night after a trip to Ryazan.
P36 0120, a 4-8-4 made famous by the Trans Siberian Express, departs Moscow's Kazanskiy Railway Station for an early morning trip to Ryazan.