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Koryazhma

Essentials

  Koryazhma is considered to have been founded with the establishment of the Koryazhemsky Nikolaevsky Monastery. Today some of the monastery’s buildings have survived, but the real reason for coming here is to visit the nearby Historical City of Solvychegodsk.

Koryazhma


Basic facts
Name in Russian Коряжма
Status City-municipality within the Kotlas District of the Arkhangelsk Region
Location On the River Vychegda
Distance 950km south-east of Arkhangelsk, 1,005km north-east of Moscow
Time Zone Moscow Time
Population 38,006 people (2014)
First Mentioned 1535
Official Website http://www.koradm.ru/