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Skadovsk (Скадовськ)
Ceety

Coat of arms
Skadovsk is located in Ukraine
Skadovsk
Location o Skadovsk
Coordinates: 46°7′N 32°55′E / 46.117°N 32.917°E / 46.117; 32.917Coordinates: 46°7′N 32°55′E / 46.117°N 32.917°E / 46.117; 32.917
Kintra Banner o Ukraine Ukraine
Oblast Flag of Kherson Oblast.jpg Kherson Oblast
Raion Skadovsk Raion
Area
 • Total 14.3 km2 (5.5 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 19 404
Postal code 75700
Area code(s) +380 5537
Website http://skadovsk-online.com/

Skadovsk (Ukrainian: Скадовськ, translit. Skadovs’k) is a port ceety on the Black Sea in the Kherson Oblast (province) o soothren Ukraine. It is the admeenistrative centre o the Skadovsk Raion (destrict).

The toun wis foondit in 1894 as a seaport for sendin wheat, wool an furs tae Fraunce, Germany an ither European kintras. The initial territory consisted o that o a fishermen dounset Ali-Agok (tatarian. "quiet harbor") an the land o S.Skadovskiy awner.

The distance tae the ceety o Kherson is 94 km (58 mi), the seaport. The closest railwey station is Kalanchak 94 km (58 mi).

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