Northern Fortress

Church Uspenija of the Virgin

Church Uspenija of the Virgin - Staraya LadogaNext photo - 52 kb

The church was erected in 12 AD. This is one of the most ancient stone buildings of Northern Russia. Estimated years of construction: 1114 to 1150.
There are repair works inside of it goes far near to 5 years. A repair is not a process in Russia, but chronic condition. Now it is on Uspensky female monastery territory.

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