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Voskresenskoye, village

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VOSKRESENSKOYE, a village in Gatchina District. Population: 170. It is located east of Suyda railway station of the St. Petersburg-Gatchina-Luga branch. Historically, the village was also called Suyda, while the toponym Voskresenskoye appeared in the 18th century after the erection of the church of Resurrection of Christ. In accordance with today’s administrative division, V. and Suyda settlement (population: 1073) are separate localities adjacent to each other. In the 18th c. V. was owned by A. P. Gannibal (see Suyda, estate museum. ). Arina Rodionovna Yakovleva, nurse of A. S. Pushkin, was born in Suyda/Voskresenskoye.

Chistyakov, Anton Yuryevich

Hannibal, Abraham (Ibrahim) Petrovich
Pushkin, Aleksandr Sergeyevich
Yakovleva, Arina Rodionovna

Leningrad Oblast, the/Gatchina District
Historical Toponyms/Suyda Railway Station
Leningrad Oblast, the/Gatchina District/Suyda Settlement

Грановская Н.И. «Если ехать вам случится…»: Очерк-путеводитель. Л., 1989.

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"Suida", a museum-estate