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Veliky Novgorod (Scots)
Великий Новгород (Roushie)
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View o the Yaroslav's Court
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Location o Novgorod Oblast in Roushie
Veliky Novgorod is located in Novgorod Oblast
Veliky Novgorod
Veliky Novgorod
Location o Veliky Novgorod in Novgorod Oblast
Coordinates: 58°33′N 31°17′E / 58.550°N 31.283°E / 58.550; 31.283Coordinates: 58°33′N 31°17′E / 58.550°N 31.283°E / 58.550; 31.283
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Coat o airms
Admeenistrative status (as o Dizember 2011)
Kintra Roushie
Federal subject Novgorod Oblast[2]
Admeenistratively subordinatit tae ceety o oblast significance o Veliky Novgorod[2]
Admeenistrative center o Novgorod Oblast,[2] ceety o oblast significance o Veliky Novgorod[2]
Municipal status (as o September 2010)
Urban okrug Veliky Novgorod Urban Okrug[3]
Mayor[citation needit] Yury Bobryshev[citation needit]
Population (2010 Census,
218,717 inhabitants[4]
Rank in 2010 85t
Time zone MSK (UTC+04:00)[5]
First mentioned 862[6]
Previous names Novgorod (until 1999)[citation needit]
Postal code(s) 173xxx[citation needit]
Dialin code(s) +7 8162[citation needit]
Offeecial wabsteid
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Historic Monuments o Novgorod an Surroondins
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
The medieval walls of Novgorod (pictured) withstood many sieges
Kintra Roushie Federation
Type Cultural
Criterie ii, iv, vi
Reference 604
UNESCO region European Roushie
Inscription history
Inscription 1992 (16t Session)

Veliky Novgorod (Roushie: Вели́кий Но́вгород‎, IPA: [vʲɪˈlʲikʲɪj ˈnovɡərət], New-Ceety The Great), commonly kent as Novgorod is ane o Roushie's maist historic ceeties[7] an the admeenistrative centre o Novgorod Oblast. It is situatit on the M10 federal hieway connectin Moscow an St. Petersburg. The ceety lees alang the Volkhov River juist belaw its ootflow frae Lake Ilmen.

Internaitional relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Twin touns, Sister ceeties & Pairtner touns[eedit | eedit soorce]

Veliky Novgorod is twinned wi:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Resolution #121
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  5. 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.).
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  7. The Archaeology of Novgorod, by Valentin L. Yanin, in Ancient Cities, Special Issue, (Scientific American), pp 120–127, c 1994. Covers, History, Kremlin o Novgorod, Novgorod Museum o History, preservation dynamics o the soils, an the production o Birch bark documents.