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Unique architectural ensemble of Pochozersky church

Pochozersky church complex built in the 17th-18th centuries is unique architectural ensemble consisting of two churches and bell tower – one of five remaining in the Russian North, and one of only three in Arkhangelsk oblast.

The complex is of significant historical and architectural value due to the fact that it has extremely rare in the Russian wooden architecture diagonal three-dimensional composition, which is unique in Russia. Photos by Constantin Voutsen

Pochozersky church, Arkhangelsk oblast, Russia view 1

Pochozersky church, Arkhangelsk oblast, Russia view 2

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  • Tom├ís · May 14, 2012 at 8:43 pm

    This is the beautifull Russia !!

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