Northern Fortress - Staraya Ladoga

George Temple (XII century)

#6 - 94 kbNext photo - 100 kb

This is one of the most ancient stone building of Russian North. There is a repair inside, probably the first one from the Ivan's III times. I saw how the workers changed the floor slabs of stone which have been lain there from Mongols invasion times. "Why?" - I asked, "high humidity" - was the answer.

Next photo ->
Staraya Ladoga: Main Fortress Village Plan Where is it Links
manufactured by Goss.Ru
Hosted by: hc.ru

Alex Goss Photography - Фотографии городов и стран, битв и сражений, разного и прочего...