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Vitebsky railway station, Saint Petersbourg, Russia. (la belle époque) #Architecture

The Meteor in Nizhny Novgorod 1971. A cruise vessel that operated between Nizhny Novgorod, Moscow, Saint Petersburg, and Astrakhan

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High-res Afternoon Randomness (39 HQ Photos)

High res Afternoon Randomness (39 HQ Photos)

From Russia comes this bizarre-looking, go-anywhere vehicle: Called the SHERP, it was developed by St. Petersburg mechanic Alexei Garagashyan, and it's essentially an enclosed ATV more than it is a proper truck. What's not clear from the photos is just how diminutive the thing is: It weighs only 2,866 pounds

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East Los Angeles Dirigible Air Transport Lines Tower. Included launching facilities for personal human-powered flying machines. Need to find out more about this.

The Alexander Column was designed by the French-born architect Auguste de Montferrand, built between 1830 and 1834, and unveiled on 30 August 1834. The monument — the tallest of its kind in the world — is 47.5 m (155 ft 8 in) tall and is topped with a statue of an angel holding a cross. The statue of the angel was designed by the Russian sculptor Boris Orlovsky. The face of the angel bears great similarity to the face of Emperor Alexander I. The top of the column, showing statue of an…

Imperial Russian battleship "Pobieda" ВМФ броненосец "Победа".

Beautiful! Koenigsegg CCXR @Jo Steele Tietz 3000