Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Somewhere near Perm there is a little settlement which is called Traktovaya and was taken down in 2005.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

This settlement is located on the highway which connects nearest villages. Now this road is in pitiful condition.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Children go to school by bus to other villages.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Traktovaya has practically no life signs and people pass it through without stopping.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

The settlement is a typical forest colony of the previous century. There are only some huts, provision zones and administration buildings. There also was a little military unit.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Inhabitants left this place after the colony was taken down and they went to the nearest villages and towns.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Only about ten wooden houses, ten kilometers of barblock and high snow are left here now.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

The colony regime was general. There were some guards and a watchtower.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

An administration building with a post, an armoury room and an officer’s room.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Barblock is everywhere: each post is covered with it.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A preserved part of an auto park.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Houses for sweet 4-feet friends, dogs.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Every dog had the right for a separate room.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A well-preserved hut.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

It is half wooden, half stone. Cells were in stone parts, toilets and guards were in a wooden one.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

The inner side is ruined.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Cells and lock-ups.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A big cell for 8-10 people. Apparently someone was here not so long ago.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Maybe joy fishers?

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A cell for two persons. Generally if there were windows and clean floors prisoners could live there now.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A cell for one person. Its width is less than a meter.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A beautiful view from windows.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Dwelling huts are in worse conditions.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Nobody knows now what was the purpose for whitewashing. Maybe it was made for beauty or masking, or protection from radiation?

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Perm territory has too many penitentiaries. It is a peculiar leader of this rating.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

And that is the administration building with a room for relatives` meeting, a small shop, guard and a store house. May be prisoners could even watch  films here.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Logging was the main occupation here.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Prisoners worked the wood and made boards and timbers.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

And then these materials were sent to the south where it might be turned over into coal or fir oil. A plate says: It is not enough to admit your fault.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

This building resembles a church in North America. In fact it was something like a club.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Everything here was built by prisoners.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A strange storehouse. Most likely there were clothes here.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Only a washstand, an empty box and a broken stool are left in this room.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

The list of given things. A mosquito net is needed especially in spring.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A guard post, an armoury room and a shooting gallery.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

The officer sat on the first floor and saw all the territory.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

There is nothing worth seeing: a pile of boards, nails and broken furniture.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A sentry’s room.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Probably arms were kept here.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A simple secret paper with instructions.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Gun use instructions

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Indicating plates.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A warning for those who use guns.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

But nature here is more worth seeing.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A former dugout.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

Inner decoration is not so attractive.

Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm

A children’a bus.

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9 thoughts on “Traktovaya Settlement Near Perm”

  1. LOL…”houses for sweet 4-feet friends” you mean four-legged…LOL….when you say “feet” people think – height, like 4-feet tall friends, who are sweet, and have special little houses…lol

  2. Left SR are you certain there are only seven enemies of the people?

    This is a beautiful place but others’ might not of thought so at one time.

    • LOL. Sorry, guess I take things too seriously (like Comrade SovMarxist)..
      You are right, it is a peaceful landscape.

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