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St. Petersburg Live Cam, Russia – Kronstadt, Fort Constantine

by on Aug.30, 2016, under Cams, Russia

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Fort “Grand Duke Constantine” – one of the artillery forts defending Kronstadt harbor in the south. It ranked among the biggest artillery fortifications of Kronstadt.

Kronstadt – a port city in Russia, located on Kotlin Island and the surrounding smaller islands of the Gulf of Finland and the dam. It is the only municipality of the Kronstadt district federal city of St. Petersburg.

Until 1983, get to the island it was only possible by water. Currently, the island of Kotlin connected to the ring road (Ring Road), passing by the complex of protective structures Petersburg Flood (GLC), with the northern and southern shores of the Gulf of Finland.

August 12, 2011 two-kilometer tunnel was discovered under the Gulf of Finland, the construction of which was carried out in the framework of the construction of the Barrier, including two navigation openings, six culverts with 64 gates and bridges and 11 check dams, 25-kilometer section of the road (part of the Ring Road ).

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New Devyatkino Village Live Cam, St Petersburg, Russia

by on Aug.30, 2016, under Cams, Russia

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New Devyatkino Village located in Vsevolozhsk district of the Leningrad region, which is quite close to St Petersburg. Developed infrastructure – social, business, entertainment – gives him the right to be called a town.

Leningrad region located in the northwest of the European part of the country. Included in the North-West Federal District and the Northwest Economic Region.

The area – 83 908 square kilometers, accounting for 0.49% of the Russian area. According to this indicator region occupies 39th place in the country. From west to east the region stretches for 500 km, and the maximum length from north to south is 320 km.

Population – 1,778,857 people. (2016).

Formed as a result of administrative and territorial reform of August 1, 1927. Historically, it was preceded by Ingrian later – St. Petersburg Province, formed in 1708.

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St. Petersburg Live Cam, Russia – Fontanka

by on Aug.29, 2016, under Cams, Russia

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Fontanka Embankment in St. Petersburg. Former flow delta of the Neva River, known as the marsh of the river Unnamed Eric. Today, its length is about 7 km, so it is considered one of the longest in the city quays.

Fontanka River is famous for an abundance of beautiful and original bridge, and along the waterfront is located quite a lot of historical buildings from different eras and trends, which makes this street one of the favorite walking routes for recreation for residents and visitors alike.

Fontanka Embankment included in the Unified State Register of cultural heritage (monuments of history and culture) of Russia.

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