Chernobyl Then and Now Part 5 – Winter in Pripyat Before the accident

I finally had an opportunity to spend few days in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone during winter, so without further ado let’s go back in time to the 1980’s Soviet Union.

 

Winter in Pripyat Before and After the Accident - Pripyat 1970 sign
Winter in Pripyat Before and After the Accident – Pripyat 1970 sign
Winter in Pripyat Before and After the Accident - Pripyat 1970 sign
Winter in Pripyat Before and After the Accident – Pripyat 1970 sign
"Pulsar" band in Pripyat before and after the accident
“Pulsar” band in Pripyat before and after the accident
Winter in Pripyat Before and After the Accident - Hotel Polissya
Winter in Pripyat Before and After the Accident – Hotel Polissya
Winter in Pripyat Before and After the Accident - Palace of Culture Energetik
Winter in Pripyat Before and After the Accident – Palace of Culture Energetik
Winter in Pripyat Before and After the Accident - Hotel Polissya
Winter in Pripyat Before and After the Accident – Hotel Polissya
Winter in Pripyat Before and After the Accident
Winter in Pripyat Before and After the Accident

COPYRIGHT NOTICE: Establishing the rightful owner of the “before” photographs was difficult due to the number of copies shared online. Many of those I used belong to PRIPYAT.COM project with permission for non-commercial use and can be found in the gallery here: http://pripyat.com/gallery/pripyat-do-avarii.html

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