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History of city Yakutsk, Sakha (Yakutia) Republic in photos

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Yakutsk - the capital of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), located in the central part of the republic , in the valley Tuymaada, on the left bank of the Lena River. Date of establishment - 1632. Previous name - Lensky Ostrog, Yakut jail. The city history begins with the Yeniseian centurion Peter Beketov, who survey the banks of the River Lena, laid the September 25, 1632 Yakut (Lensky) fort on the right bank of the river, 70 km downstream from the location of the modern Yakutsk, on the ground borogonskih Yakuts.

Yakutsk has no powerful industrial potential, but 60% of able-bodied citizens are employed in the service sector and trade. In the city a large number of markets (Capital, Saysary, Indoor, Construction, Car market), shopping centers, wholesale and retail warehouses, shops and stalls. In the service sector are well represented avtoservice , cafes, mini-hotels, hairdressers, private clinics, laundries, repair of electronics, real estate agencies, construction and transport firms.

Date of foundation: 1632

Population: 303 836

Yakutsk. Bogorodskaya church
Bogorodskaya church
Yakutsk. Governor's House
Governor's House
Yakutsk. Club Street
Club Street
Yakutsk. Panorama of city
Panorama of city
Yakutsk. Transport for all times
Transport for all times
Yakutsk. Tower of Yakutsk prison
Tower of Yakutsk prison
Yakutsk. View on Yakutsk from the bell tower
View on Yakutsk from the bell tower of St John Forerunner Church
Yakutsk. View from the Lena River
View from the Lena River
Yakutsk. The main building of the university
The main building of the university
Yakutsk. The breech wine monopoly
The breech wine monopoly
Yakutsk. Leather Tanning Factory
Leather Tanning Factory
Yakutsk. Regional Museum
Regional Museum named after Yaroslavsky
Yakutsk. Small market
Small market
Yakutsk. Small market
Small market
Yakutsk. Small market
Small market
Yakutsk. Small market
Small market
Yakutsk. During the fair
During the fair
Yakutsk. Ambulances
Ambulances
Yakutsk. Monastery
Monastery
Yakutsk. Panorama of city
Panorama of city
Yakutsk. Panorama of city
Panorama of city
Yakutsk. Panorama of city
Panorama of city
Yakutsk. Panorama of city, 1953
Panorama of city, 1953
Yakutsk. The first building of the bus station
The first building of the bus station

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