Old photos of Koryazhma, Arkhangelsk Oblast
Coat of arms Koryazhma

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History of city Koryazhma, Arkhangelsk Oblast in photos

A small historical reference

Korjazhma - a city in the Arkhangelsk region in the south of the region, on the left bank of the river Vychegda. Date of first written mention - 1535 year. The city history begins with the founding monk Paul-Obnorsk Longin monastery cloister of the Monastery of Nicholas-Koryazhemsky. In 1936 for the construction Kotlas pulp and paper mill site was chosen near the village Koryazhemka. August 14, 1961 at the plant has produced the first batch of cellulose.

Sights - the stone church of the Saviour, built at the expense of the treasury of the monastery and consecrated in 1746 year.

Date of foundation:


Population: 37 256

Koryazhma. Panorama of the city
Panorama of the city

Koryazhma. The House of Culture
The House of Culture of Pulp and Paper Mill

Koryazhma. Movie Theatre 'Aurora'
Movie Theatre "Aurora"

Koryazhma. Colony (the prison) №5 of strict regime
Colony (the prison) №5 of strict regime


Photos posted on the website in accordance with Article 7, paragraph 1 of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of 9 September 1886, the term of protection which is fifty years after the author's death.

After this period photos it becomes public domain. The participants of the Berne Convention are 167 States.

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