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Ryabovo, urban settlement

Subject / Topography/Urban settlements

RYABOVO, an urban settlement in Tosno District. Population: 3.300. It is situated at the railway station of the same name of the St. Petersburg-Moscow branch, parallel to which, the Moscow Highway extends. It has been developing since the late 1940s, when the development of the Pelgora peat deposit started. In 1965, it was granted the status of a workers’ (urban) settlement, it incorporates the settlement near Ryabovo Station, Ryabovo village, Sokolov Ruchey, Myslinka factory settlement, and Pelgortorf settlement (Pelgorskoye, currently a neighborhood within R.) R. has two culture centers and two libraries. In 2003, the chapel of the Protection of the Virgin was opened in Pelgorskoye.

Chistyakov, Anton Yuryevich

Historical Toponyms/Myslinka, factory settlement
Leningrad Oblast, the/Tosno District/Ryabovo Urban Settlement/Pelgortorf
Leningrad Oblast, the/Vyborg District/Ryabovo Settlement
Historical Toponyms/Ryabovo, Village
Historical Toponyms/Sokolov Ruchey, Village
Leningrad Oblast, the/Tosno District
Topographical landmarks/Ushkovskoye Marsh

Subject Index
Ryabovo Settlement Library, the
Ryabovsk House of Culture