Articles / Priladozhsky, urban settlement

Priladozhsky, urban settlement

Subject / Topography/Urban settlements

PRILADOZHSKY, an urban settlement in Kirovsk District. Population: 5,200. The settlement’s name is related to its situation south of the Lake Ladoga coast. P. is in the center of the district, close to the Murmansk Highway, 27 km away from Zhikharevo railway station on the St. Petersburg-Volkhovstroy line. The settlement appeared due to the construction of the Sinyavino poultry production unit. In 1982 it received the status of a workers’ settlement. It was developed mostly in the 1970s-1980s, with multi-storied prefabricated houses. P. has a culture center, library, and children’s school of music. The Church of St. Xenia the Blessed of St. Petersburg was opened in the building of a former boiler room in 1998.

Yegorov, Sergey Borisovich

Leningrad Oblast, the/Kirovsk District
Topographical landmarks/Ladoga Lake
Leningrad Oblast, the/Kirovsk District/Zhikharevo Railway Station

Subject Index
Priladozhye Children Music School
Priladozhye House of Culture
Priladozhye Rural Library, the
The Church of St. Xenia the Blessed of St. Petersburg (the urban settlement of Priladozhsky, Kirovsk District)