St. Andrew's Church

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Was built on the orders of Empress Elizabeth in the years 1749-1754 under the direction of local architects Moscow architect Ivan Michurin on the spot where, according to legend, was built by the cross of St. Andrew on his journey to the North.

Была сооружена по приказу императрицы Елизаветы Петровны в 1749—1754 годах местными зодчими под руководством московского архитектора Ивана Фёдоровича Мичурина на месте, где, по преданию, был воздвигнут крест апостолом Андреем Первозванным во время его путешествия на Север

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volnat on October 5, 2012

Many thanks for nice words,

Leo!

Səməd!

Best wishes, Volnat

veranik on October 5, 2012

Величественно, стройно, светло!

volnat on October 5, 2012

Спасибо, Veranik, был очень приятный вечер!

Yuliya S. on October 6, 2012

Да, любоваться можно не только мрачными готическими соборами старой Европы, но и таким вот нежным сочетанием красок не менее привлекательных строений ...

Eliseo.mc on October 6, 2012

volnat: LIKE 17 para esta bella iglesia ucraniana.

Saludos de Eliseo.

volnat on October 7, 2012

Спасибо, Юля, у нас очень много разноцветных церквей и храмов!

volnat on October 7, 2012

Many thanks, Eliseo! Best wishes, Volnat

Dušan Railfan on October 9, 2012

YSL!

volnat on October 10, 2012

A lot of thanks, Dušan! Best wishes, Volnat

Marco Balsinha on October 11, 2012

Belissima, Gostei, cumprimentos de Seixal, Portugal

Janusz Kulik on October 11, 2012

Wspaniałe zdjęcie!!!LIKE 20.Pozdrawiam ,Janusz

Ivan Logvinov on October 12, 2012

Прекрасный храм!

volnat on October 12, 2012

Cordially thanks for kind words,

Marcobalsinha

Janusz

Иван

Best wishes, Volnat

senmax on October 31, 2012

Чудовий храм.

volnat on November 1, 2012

Дуже дякую, Богдане!

HF2007 on November 2, 2012

Really wonderful! Very, very nice.

Greetings, Hans

TheVidaniel on November 4, 2012

Amazing and unique composition! Wonderful photo! LIKE!!! Greetings , Daniel

volnat on November 4, 2012

Many thanks for kind words, Daniel! Best wishes, Volnat

volnat on November 4, 2012

Many thanks for your praise, Hans! Best wishes, Volnat

volnat on November 23, 2012

A lot of thanks for kind words, John! Best wishes, Volnat

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