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History of city Nikolayevsk-on-Amur, Khabarovsk Krai in photos

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A small historical reference

Nikolaevsk-on-Amur - the center of Nikolaev district of Khabarovsk territory, located on the east territory, on the left bank of the Amur River, near its mouth. Previous name - Nikolayev (until 1926). The city history begins with the Russian navigator, Captain First Rank Gennady Nevelsk, which in the course of the Amur expedition 1849-1855 years in the mouth of the Amur founded August 1, 1850 military post administrative settlement Nicholas. November 14, 1856 on the locate of Nicholas Lent was founded the city of Nikolaevsk. Build a factory for the assembly and repair of ships.

In the late 80-ies of the XIX century, it was discovered deposits of gold. The city gradually became the center of the Far East gold miners. There are gold a melting laboratory, office Okhotsk and Amur-Orelsky gold mining companies. In 1896-1899 years in Nikolaevsk begins lifting the fishing industry. Is reborn shipbuilding, the company also created for the production Packaging Barrels, timber processing, and so on. The city became the second most important Far Eastern port.

Date of foundation: 1850

Population: 19 135


Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. Cathedral in the name of St. Nicholas
Cathedral in the name of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker, circa 1900
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. Children garden
Children garden
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. Church-parish school
Church-parish school and cathedral, circa 1900
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. City allee
City allee on Amur embankment

Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. City jetty
City jetty, 1895
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. City Police
City Police Department, 1910
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. First Avenue
First Avenue
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. First Avenue
First Avenue

Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. First Avenue
First Avenue
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. First Avenue
First Avenue
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. First Avenue
First Avenue, bridge over creek
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. 'Kunst and Albers' Trading House
'Kunst and Albers' Trading House

Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. 'Kunst and Albers' Trading House
'Kunst and Albers' Trading House
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. Mechanical plant
Mechanical plant for repair and assembly of ships, circa 1870
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. Northern Hotel
Northern Hotel
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur. Panorama of the pier
Panorama of the pier

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