Northern Fortress

George Temple (XII century)

George Temple (XII century) - Staraya LadogaNext 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.

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