Photos Kazakhstan
Photos Kazakhstan

Karaganda - Railway station

Soviet era decorations can be found everywhere inside the Karaganda railway stations

Karaganda - TU2 diesel locomotive 111

Narrow gauge TU2 diesel locomotive that was used for the children's railway in the Karaganda Central Park

Karaganda - Kirovskaya mine

Road sign indicating that the Kirovskaya mine was important for the Soviets during World War II

Karaganda - Kirovskaya mine

The Kirovskaya mine is one of many Soviet era mines in the Karaganda coal basin

Temirtau - City sign

Soviet area city sign when entering Temirtau a giant industrial area near Karaganda

Temirtau - ArcelorMittal Steel Works

The Soviet era Steel Works in Temirtau now owned by ArcelorMittal

Temirtau - ArcelorMittal Steel Works

Purple smoke coming from a plant at the Temirtau Steel Works

Temirtau - ArcelorMittal Steel Works

A certain beauty cant be denied in Soviet era heavy industry

Temirtau - ArcelorMittal Steel Works

There is more than eco tourism in Kazakhstan, industry cam be interesting as well

Temirtau - ArcelorMittal Steel Works

Line 5 has reached its destination, a happy working day to all passengers

Dolinka - Karlag house

House in the town of Dolinka that was part of the Karlag prison system during Stalin rule

Dolinka - Karlag headquarters

The Karlag (Karaganda Corrective Labor Camp) was one of the largest Gulag labor camps in the USSR

Dolinka - Karlag museum

Small but interesting museum in Dolinka dedicated to the Karlag prison camp

Dolinka - Lenin statue

Small Lenin statue in the garden of the Dolinka Karlag museum

Dolinka - Soviet milk bottle

Discovery of a rare Soviet era milk bottle in Dolinka camp

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