Pskov city. Churches on photos.
Pskov is very ancient Russian city, here are 40
the Pskov now. In ancient times here was much more churches.
The earliest go back to the 12 th century, the latest to the early 20 th. Numerous pretty little churches were built in the 14 th. and 15 th. centuries. The designs with their apses and drums are ornamented remind us very much of the fine Russian open work embroidery.
Archangel Michael Church
Basil on the Hill Church.
Dormition (Assumption) by the Ferry.
Dormition (Assumption) in the Polonitsche.
George on the Vzvoz
The Epiphany on Zapskovye
John the Baptist's Nativity Cathedral.
Natvity and Intercession of the Virgin in the
Resurrection on Stadishche
St. Nicholas "On the Usokha".
St. Nicholas "On Stone Fence"
St. Stephan Church
Transfiguration Cathedral of the Mirozhsky monastery
"Wet St. Elijah's" Church
The Pskovites used local construction material - limestone slabs - for the building of fortifications, fortified walls with towers, churches and monasteries, little chapels, civilian houses, merchant 's chambers