Naryan-Mar

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Naryan-Mar (Scots)
Нарьян-Мар (Roushie)
Няръяна мар″ (Nenets)
-  Toun[1]  -
Naryan-Mar is located in Russia
Naryan-Mar
Naryan-Mar
Location o Naryan-Mar in Roushie
Coordinates: 67°38′N 53°03′E / 67.633°N 53.050°E / 67.633; 53.050Coordinates: 67°38′N 53°03′E / 67.633°N 53.050°E / 67.633; 53.050
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Admeenistrative status (as o December 2011)
Kintra Roushie
Federal subject Nenets Autonomous Okrug[1]
Admeenistratively subordinatit tae ceety o okrug significance o Naryan-Mar[1]
Admeenistrative center o Nenets Autonomous Okrug,[1] ceety o okrug significance o Naryan-Mar[1]
Municipal status (as o December 2011)
Urban okrug Naryan-Mar Urban Okrug[1]
Admeenistrative centre o Naryan-Mar Urban Okrug[1]
Mayor[2] Yury Radionovsky[2]
Statistics
Population (2010 Census,
preliminary)
21,658 inhabitants[3]
Time zone MSK (UTC+04:00)[4]
Founded 1930[citation needit]
Postal code(s) 166000[citation needit]
Dialin code(s) +7 81853[citation needit]
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Naryan-Mar (Roushie: Нарья́н-Мар‎; Nenets: Няръянa мар", Nyar'yana mar", lit. "red toun" ) is a toun an the admeenistrative center o Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Roushie. It is a sea port an a river port on the richt bank o the Pechora River,[5] 110 km away frae the Barents Sea. Naryan-Mar lies north o the Airctic Circle, sooth o Andeg an east o Oksino. The 2002 Census reportit a population o 18,611, doun frae 20,182 recordit in the 1989 Census. In 1973, the population wis at 17,000. The toun is servit bi Naryan-Mar Airport.

As laid oot in the First Five-Year Plan o the USSR development in the aurie wis stairtit as suin as the early 1930s. This wis in connection wi the development o the Pechora coalfield an the construction o industrial plants. The toun proper wis foondit in 1935.[6]

The toun's lang had laierge lumber plants but muckle o this business is nou defunct. LUKoil is nou the biggest business in Naryan-Mar.

The toun's tourist attractions include the local museum, a Warld War II memorial, an Orthodox kirk an an auld toun, pairtly reconstructed juist up the river. Fishin is an aa possible in the aurie. The toun's main attractions are still its services which include relaxin saunas for the weary traveler. It is an aa the anerlie open commercial port athin hunders o miles.

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Twin touns—Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

The ceety is twinned wi the follaein sister ceeties: [1]

Views[eedit | eedit soorce]

View frae Pechora River
View frae Gorodskaya Kurya River

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named Ref118
  2. 2.0 2.1 Krasny Tundrovik. Interview with Mayor Yury Radionovsky (Roushie)
  3. "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 All-Russian Population Census, vol. 1)]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. 2011. Retrieved June 29, 2012. 
  4. Правительство Российской Федерации. Постановление №725 от 31 августа 2011 г. «О составе территорий, образующих каждую часовую зону, и порядке исчисления времени в часовых зонах, а также о признании утратившими силу отдельных Постановлений Правительства Российской Федерации». Вступил в силу по истечении 7 дней после дня официального опубликования. Опубликован: "Российская Газета", №197, 6 сентября 2011 г. (Government of the Russian Federation. Resolution #725 of August 31, 2011 On the Composition of the Territories Included into Each Time Zone and on the Procedures of Timekeeping in the Time Zones, as Well as on Abrogation of Several Resolutions of the Government of the Russian Federation. Effective as of after 7 days following the day of the official publication.).
  5. Bird view of Naryan-Mar on wikimapia
  6. Unofficial website of Naryan-Mar

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