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Pushkin (Scots)
Пушкин (Roushie)
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Catherine Palace in Tsarskoe Selo.jpg
Catherine Palace
Pushkin is located in Russia
Location o Pushkin in Roushie
Coordinates: 59°44′N 30°23′E / 59.733°N 30.383°E / 59.733; 30.383Coordinates: 59°44′N 30°23′E / 59.733°N 30.383°E / 59.733; 30.383
Small Coat Pushkin (St Petersburg).jpg
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Coat o airms
Municipal toun Day June 24[citation needit]
Admeenistrative status
Kintra Roushie
Federal subject Saunt Petersburg
Municipal status
Representative body Municipal Council[citation needit]
Area 201 km2 (78 sq mi)[citation needit]
Population (2010 Census) 92,721 indwallers[1]
Population (2002 Census) 84,628 indwallers[2]
Density 461/km2 (1,190/sq mi)[3]
Time zone [4]
Foondit 1710 (1808)[citation needit]
Postal code(s)[5] 196600
Dialin code(s) +7 812[citation needit]
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Pushkin (Roushie: Пу́шкин) is a municipal toun in Pushkinsky Destrict o the federal ceety o St. Petersburg, Roushie, locatit 24 kilometers (15 mi) sooth frae the center o St. Petersburg proper,[6] an its train station, Detskoye Selo, is directly connectit bi railway tae the Vitebsky Rail Terminal o the ceety. Population: 92,721 (2010 Census preliminary results).[1]

Pushkin wis foondit in 1710 as an imperial residence namit Tsarskoye Selo an receivit status o a toun in 1808. The first public railways in Roushie, Tsarskoye Selo Railways, wur opened here in 1837 an connectit the toun tae the caipital St. Petersburg. Efter the Roushie Revolution, the toun wis renamit tae Detskoye Selo (meanin Childer's Veelage). Its name wis further chyngit in 1937 tae Pushkin tae commemorate the 100t anniversary o the daith o the Roushie poet Alexander Pushkin. The toun contains an ensemble o the 18t century "Tsarskoye Selo". This museum complex includes the Catherine Palace, Alexander Palace an ither biggins an associatit pairks; it is a major tourist attraction o the aurie an is includit in the leet o monuments protectit bi the UNESCO.[7]

Sister cities[eedit | eedit soorce]

Pushkin is twinned with the following sister cities:[8]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Предварительные итоги Всероссийской переписи населения 2010 года[[Category:Airticles conteenin non-Scots-leid text]]" [Preliminary results of the 2010 All-Russian Population Census]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года (2010 All-Russia Population Census) (in Russian). Federal State Statistics Service. 2011. Retrieved Februar 9, 2012.  URL–wikilink conflict (help)
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  3. The value of density was calculated automatically by dividing the 2010 Census population bi the aurie specified in the infobox. Please note that this value mey nae be accurate as the aurie specified in the infobox daes nae necessarily correspond tae the aurie o the entity proper or is reportit for the same year as the population.
  4. Правительство Российской Федерации. Федеральный закон №107-ФЗ от 3 июня 2011 г. «Об исчислении времени», в ред. Федерального закона №248-ФЗ от 05 апреля 2016 г. «О внесении изменений в Федеральный закон "Об исчислении времени"». Вступил в силу по истечении шестидесяти дней после дня официального опубликования (6 августа 2011 г.). Опубликован: "Российская газета", №120, 6 июня 2011 г. (Government of the Russian Federation. Federal Law #107-FZ of June 31, 2011 On Calculating Time, as amended by the Federal Law #248-FZ of April 05, 2016 On Amending Federal Law "On Calculating Time". Effective as of after sixty days following the day of the official publication.).
  5. Почта России. Информационно-вычислительный центр ОАСУ РПО. (Russian Post). Поиск объектов почтовой связи (Postal Objects Search) (Roushie)
  6. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named bse
  7. Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments - UNESCO World Heritage Centre. Whc.unesco.org. Retrieved on 2011-03-11.
  8. Пушкин, Царское Село, Pushkin, Tsarskoe Selo, Tsarskoye Selo. Pushkin-town.net. Retrieved on 2011-03-11.

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