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Down By The River: Moscow's Iconic Northern River Terminal

Built in 1937, the Northern River Terminal, or Rechnoy Vokzal, is one of two river transport stations in Moscow. Abandoned in 2010, the terminal and its surrounding park are now under reconstruction to open as a museum and recreation center in 2020.

Here's a look at how this landmark has changed over the decades:

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