Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

• Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

In the late 30's - early 40-ies on the orders of the NKVD of the USSR leadership upstream Moma and Kolyma Indigirskogo educational labor camp was established (Inlag), in which the so-called "enemies of the people" unknown mined ore. Perhaps uranium, although it is not excluded that the mined gold and tungsten.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

"Even as a child, - says Michael, - I have many times heard adults talk about that in our district were camped death and when the opportunity came, I was able to organize a photo expedition in the natural and beautiful, but eerie in their content. , place. "

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

In a way there is a set of mountain rivers and lakes

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Lake Kuoluma night ...

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

and in the afternoon ...

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

A short vacation. The most reliable SUV in Yakutia - Yakut horse.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

The way Michael companions came across the wreckage of an American bomber A-20, which crashed in 1943 during the driving of the Alaska-Siberia. It took 70 years, but the US star is clearly visible.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Michael saw the plane, and they are considered great gray owl.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Landscapes Moma District of Yakutia indescribably beautiful.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

In the forest Michael stumbled onto the rail.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Borulluolahsky camp. Buildings, except for CAT, did not survive.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

In Soviet times reindeer were separated for kindling.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Machine gun tower was heated by stoves, which are made of polubochek.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

This rig killed time.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

A fence will stand still ...

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Better than mountains can be only mountains.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Bloody beautiful!

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

the weather turned bad, and Michael and his comrades were asked to take shelter to local herders.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Life.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Deer in bad weather too resting.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Well, the weather and ustakanivaetsya.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

It's time to continue the road.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

ridge Cherskogo.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

The length of the mountain range more than 1500 km, and the highest point - Mount Victory (3003 meters).

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

This is certainly not Shalbuzdag on which I had to climb, but too high!

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Horse riding here in any way, the horses need help.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Here in this valley another camp - Sugun.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

It's like a mountain village all made of stone - garages, workshops, the cooler ...

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Michael against the backdrop of one of the camp buildings.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

room-guards guards constructed of wood. Here it is preserved even the bed of one of them.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

cell. Concrete floors and ceilings and walls of stone. In the cooler 5 chambers, which were not provided for heating even in winter. Imagine winter at -50 Celsius ... hungry, sick people were dying like flies. Stove stood in the corridor where the guards were.

"Terrible place ... we arrived at night and when photographing camera was horrible and scary ... thought I heard the moans and screams of prisoners", - says Mikhail in his travel notes.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

The only window in the corridor.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

All the roads were built in here prisoner. Such road called "Road to the bones" (Road of bones).

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

"I can not believe that such a place did such horrors mode", - says Mikhail.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Silent Witnesses ...

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

While the water ...

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

There is still one camp in which women were held.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

At that time about the fresh wooden doors bent nails.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Again conflicting feelings.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

An old brick oven in one of the barracks collapsed.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

And this building was not completed. History is now silent for some reason - either the camp was closed, either not survived builders.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

"All mines detonated from within", - says Mikhail.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

and the background normal

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Lock-in the women's camp, too, was not heated.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

The lamppost?

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

One of the PPC.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

In the barracks lived for 16 people.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Women still ... health first and foremost.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Yakutia called a prison without bars, referring here revolutionaries. Later, in the days of Stalin, the lattice is still there.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

All. It is time to reverse the way through the Grand Moma frost (Ulakhan Taryn).

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Frazil is year round.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Melts, of course, on the sly ...

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

... but too big to completely melt.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

So ​​it is all summer in the sun.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Then close and catch a cold.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

It is better to go to the gorge - here and there is no wind.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Again, a little rest.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

Admire views.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

have gone far.

Unknown Yakutia - Moma Gulag

The scope of ...

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