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

Ancient Pier Found in Sochi Beach
9.06.2014 14:17
Ancient Pier Found in Sochi Beach

The archeologist Andrey Kizilov has found remains of a trading centre near Matsesta.

      The scientist assumes that there was an outlet to the sea of one of the Caucasian caravan tracks there over a thousand years ago.

      A large transshipment terminal – this trading centre – was located nearby around the 8th – 10th centuries. The coast covered with fragments of ancient ceramics gives evidence to it.

      According to the archeologist, most of the remained constructions were destroyed when laying rail tracks along the coast. Thus finding quite a considerable fragment of the historical construction is of great value to the archeological science.

      The staff of the Felitsyn Memorial Estate in Krasnodar is interested in this find. An archaeological expedition is planned to be carried out in summer for detailed study of the coastal and underwater beach sites.


Sources: http://sochi.rusplt.ru 

Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Sochi Krasnodar Krai Archeology   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Titian and Tintoretto Displayed at Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts
11.06.2017
Paintings by Russian and Soviet Artists Put Up for Auction in New York
10.12.2016
Photos of Pushkin Museum Exhibits Displayed in Moscow Metro
12.01.2017
Google Posted 50 Canvasses by Russian Realistic Painters
18.08.2016
First Day at the Cannes Film Festival under the Sign of Russian Cinema
21.05.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Russian journalists  Republic of Buryatia  Painting  Russian legislation  Arkhangelsk  Moscow  Russian Folk Art  anti-smoking  Alexander Andreyevich Ivanov  Memorial-museum "Salute, Victory!"  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian Cinema  Monuments to People  Winzavod  Rostov Region  Russian business  Vladivostok  Yakutia  Belgorod Region  Russian Literature  the Moscow-river  Edward Snowden  Russian Museums   Hereditary Diseases  nuclear physics  PlasticLogic 100 e-reader  Gennady Sokolsky  Russian opposition  Golden Dolphin  Russian Railwys  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Theatrical Costumes  environment  Hand Fan Museum  Andrey Belousov  Nikita Mikhalkov  education  Mariinsky theatre  Russian history  Russian tourism  trams parade  Archeology  Russian officials  Hermitage Museum  Dianra Safina  Russian events  Ilya Kabakov  alcohol market  Yamal-Europe pipeline  Modern Art 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites