Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Local Historian Finds Ancient Chimney in Mordovia
24.01.2012 11:07
Local Historian Finds Ancient Chimney in Mordovia
Nizovka Village (photo: Andrey Alexeenko)

Physical education teacher Vladimir Ratnikov from Nizovka Village of Ardatovsky District of Mordovia is engaged in search of ancient household items.
      
      One of his recent finds is a chimney built around the 17th century and unearthed in Mandashi Village. The exhibit is valuable for the fact that it reflects a certain period in life of Mordva people the transition from heating with chimneyless stoves.
      
      Vladimir Ratnikov has worked at school for many years, successfully participating in competitions in biathlon and other sports; however, the study of local lore is his main hobby. Some exhibits have been found in places, where, according to scientists, people never lived. The fan of regional history passes his finds over to Ardatovsk Museum of Local Lore and his school exposition.
      
      Source: info-rm.com
Author: Vera Ivanova


Tags: Mordovia Archeology Russian Stove   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

El Copitas Bar in St.Petersburg is the Best Again
09.11.2020
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation Named the Priority Version of thw Water Pollution in Kamchatka
23.10.2020
The Guide in the Drawings "Three days in Moscow" by Architect Sergei Choban has been Presented
10.12.2019
Tourist Tram Resumes Operation in St. Petersburg
07.09.2020
The Occupancy Rate in Theaters will Increase to 70% from Mid-September
07.09.2020







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Medical Problems  Valentin Kataev  budget hotels  Christmas  St. Petersburg  Venedikt Erofeyev  Roman Abramovich  Russian music  Russian business  Polina Popova  Russian Railways  Russian ships  Exhibitions in Moscow  Viktor Bout  Krasnodar Territory  Serpukhov  Pulkovo Observatory  Treasures  Russian trade  Archeology  Banksy  Northern lights  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week   Fairs in Moscow  Festivals in Moscow  Unusual Monuments  Russian tourism  Russian regions  travel to Russia  Ski resorts  Tomsk Polytechnic University  Larisa Shepitko  Tver  Komarovo  Abramovich  international cooperation  Russian Cinema  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Transaero  Voices Film Festival  Solovki  Russian Arts and Crafts  society  Glassware  Russian artists  Moscow  Russian oligarchs  natural history  summer in St. Petersburg  Spring-Summer 2014 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites