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Tikhvin

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Tikhvin


Basic facts
Name in Russian Тихвин
Status City and administrative centre of the Tikhvin District of the Leningrad Region
Location On the River Tikhvinka
Distance 220km east of St Petersburg, 640km north-west of Moscow
Time Zone Moscow Time
Population 58,289 people (2014)
First Mentioned 1383
Titles/Awards City of Military Glory
Official Website http://tikhvin.org/