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Pechory

Essentials

Pechyory


Basic facts
Name in Russian Печоры
Status City and administrative centre of the Pechory District of the Pskov Region
Location On the Estonian border
Distance 53km west of Pskov, 350km south-west of St Petersburg, 780km north-west of Moscow
Time Zone Moscow Time
Population 10,337 people (2014)
First Mentioned 1392
Founded 1472
Former Names Petseri
Official Website http://pechory.reg60.ru/