Photographer's Note

Less known russian village Sviyazhsk occupying the small island amid Volga river was found on 1551 as a support base of russian army during the campaign against Kazan khanate. Later it was converted to provincial town with two monasteries. Here on the picture is one of them - the monastery of the Assumption of the Virdgin. Right figure is Assumption cathedral (build on 1560, right figure) and the left one is monastery's belltower. Hope you enjoy that.

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Additional Photos by Denis Kabanov (Tracker) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 132 W: 0 N: 399] (1942)
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