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Dateline: 06.10.04
Timeline: 05.25 MSK
<h1>My native town</h1>
<pre><p>One of towns in Tver region, Vishny Volocheck, is called Russian Venice. The oldest waterway from Varangians to Greeks has come through it since olden times. Numerous sites of primitive man residing discovered along the banks of its lakes and rivers, are evidences of late Stone Age´s settlements here.</p>
<p>Rivers, canals, lakes and artificial reservour are the main distinctive marks of our town whose embankments´ full length stretches out for 20 miles. Our canals and sluice-gate have presented themselves as the first, artificially made in Russia hydrotechnical structure of that kind, set up by Dutch masters in 1703. All Vishnevolotskaya water system makes up more than 878,75 miles of waterway from Rybinsk (Yaroslavl´ region) to St. Petersburg.</p>
<p>On the 28-th of May 1770 Katherine the Second had signed up an imperial order for Senate which established to Vishny Volocheck the official status and privilege of being a town. Stone locks and dams were erected instead of wooden ones. Tveretsky and Tsninsky canals, built by Syerdyukov in 1722, had been strengthened with huge granitic slabs. In 1802 Obvodny canal was dug out.</p>
<p>The sample of the second half of the XVlll-th century, imperious Putevoy palace, retains in our memory the moments of arriving Field Marshal Kutuzov.</p>...

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