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Sabsk Museum of the Local History, the

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The Sabsk Museum of the Local History (the village of Bolshy Sabsk, the Volosovo district) was founded on 11 November 1981. It got the status of the people's museum in 1991. The museum is placed at the Community Centre. Exhibits told about the battles at the Lyga defence line in 1941, including the diorama of the battle at the River Luga, are collected in two museum halls. Also the materials on the history of the district from the 15th century are presented in the museum. The museum collaborats with search detachments of the Leningrad Oblast, the youth organization "The New Wave". Every year great events are held on the day of the Luga offensive beginning (14 July). About 600 people visite the museum every year.

Karpenko, Irina Aleksandrovna

Leningrad Oblast, the/Volosovo District/Bolshoy Sabsk Village
Topographical landmarks/Luga River, the

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"Novaya volna" ("The New Wave"), a youth union

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Bolshoy Sabsk, village
BOLSHOY SABSK, a village in Volosovo District. Population: 1300. It situated at the point of the Saba River flowing into the Luga on the Moloskovitsi-Osmino Highway. The toponym Saba is of Baltic Finnish origin, from Estonian saba = “tail” or... more

"Luga Firing Line", a diorama museum, v. the Subsk Local History Museum

Volosovo District
VOLOSOVO DISTRICT, a part of Leningrad Oblast. Area: 2680.5 sq. km. Population: 46,900. Adm. center: Volosovo Town. The district comprises Kikerino urban settlement, and 202 rural localities. It borders Kingisepp, Lomonosov, Gatchina, and Luga... more