Works for metro station ”Admiralteyskaya”

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The station's existence has been controversial for decades. Although the need for the station was apparent to the Metro planners for over three decades, the actual construction proved to be a difficult process. The station was to be built close to Hermitage, several notable museums and several buildings designated as federal landmarks, which raised fears that those buildings would be adversely affected by construction. Thus, finding the location of the exit proved to be difficult task that, after multiple attempts, was finally resolved on February 7, 2007. According to the city officials, it will be built on the site of the apartment building at #1/4 on Kirpichny Alley. The building was to be torn down so that a vestibule could be built in its place.

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The nearest building decorated by small fountain is former Wawelberg Trade Bank built in 1911-1912 by architect Marian Marianovich Peretyatkovich (http://www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marian_Peretiatkovich )
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Venetian Arsenal

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41 votos

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20 votos

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59 Rue de Rivoli

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10 votos

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Place des Abbesses

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East entrance into the Louvre Palace

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50 votos

Standing under Perrault's Colonnade You can see Pavillon de l’Horloge (  www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pavillon_de_l%E2%80%99Horloge ) and...

Late Autumn morning

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Disney's Hotel New York (  www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disney%27s_Hotel_New_York ) is visible on the north bank of the Disney Lake, Disney's Newport...

Mouth of the Pskova river

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Standing near High Tower (Vysokaya, other name - Voskresenskaya) on the right bank of the Pskova river You can see Flat Tower (Ploskaya) and  the...

Frozen lake near Izborsk

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40 votos

Pokrovskaya Tower, Pskov (XVI century)

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Church of Demetrius of Thessaloniki, Shcheleyki (1783)

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21 votos

Shcheleyki hamlet is situated on the right bank of the Svir river, near Lake Onega ( www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Onega ) (visible on the east).

The Vazhinka river near Vazhiny

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Vazhinka is a river in Leningrad Oblast ( www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leningrad_Oblast ) and Republic of Karelia (...

Traject across the Svir river, Voznesenie

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Village Voznesenie was organized in the middle of XIX century during construction of Mariinsk Canal System (...

Rehearsal in dance school ”Metamorphoses”

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40 votos

The same classroom 3 years ago. Dance and mime school "Metamorphoses" was opened in 1991. The school joins together boys and girls of different...

Autumn in Pavlovsk Park

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20 votos

This part of the Pavlovsk Park was planned by Pietro Gonzaga ( www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pietro_Gonzaga ). Wikipedia reports - He made dramatic...

Church of Santa Maria e San Donato

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The church is one of the oldest in the Venetian lagoon. It was originally built in the 7th century and is known to have been rebuilt in the 9th...

Egyptian Gates (view from south)

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10 votos

Egyptian gates were built in 1829 in the Egyptian style from sketches by the architect Adam Menelas ( www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Menelaws )....

Egyptian Gates at Tsarskoye Selo

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10 votos

Egyptian gates were built in 1829 in the Egyptian style from sketches by the architect Adam Menelas ( www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Menelaws )....

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