One day in Barrow depot (1977)

Documentary №40421, 2 parts, duration: 0:14:26
Production: Sverdlovsk newsreel studio
Camera operators:Maximov


The film describes one of the best roundhouses on the railway network - the locomotive roundhouse Kurgan.

Reel №1

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Depot chief L.D.Batalov at the bulletin board.

Phones in the office of the depot chief.

The head of the depot calls the dispatcher by communication (synchronously).

Control room.

Construction of a hardware workshop.

Depot workshops.

Production line for repair of starting connections.

Production line for disassembly of traction engine shields.

Mechanization in storerooms.

An upgraded machine for boring motor-axial bearings.

The electric locomotive is under repair.

Diplomas for inventions.


Depot workers play chess during a break.

The head of the depot listens to the report of the employees (synchronously).

Deputy head of the depot for repair A.M.Stankevich (synchronously).

Locations: Kurgan [884]

Reel №2

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Passing the exam by a young machinist (synchronously).

Recreation room.

The electric locomotive is on its way.

The depot veteran transmits the experience to the youth.

Photos of the first railways, depot buildings, steam locomotives in the depot museum.

Dedication to the workers of graduates of the railway vocational school.

The depot chief is in the office.

Locations: Kurgan [884]

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