Add to favorite
russian visa

Dno is an old Russian town in the Pskov Region. It is located in the Shelonsky Lowland, 113 km to the east of Pskov.

The town takes the area of 14 km and has the population of 8292 people (as of 2014).

History of Dno

It appeared as the railway station settlement Dno.

In 1897 there were 725 people living in the Dno Village of the Porkhovo District.

It has been a town since 1925. Dno means bottom in Russian and it is not clear why the town was named this way.

During the Great Patriotic War of 1941-45 it was occupied by fascist armies on July 18, 1941. It was released on February 24, 1944 by armies of the Leningrad and the 2nd Baltic frontlines during the Leningrad and Novgorod operations.

Tags: Dno     



Comment on our site

RSS   twitter      submit

  (Pskov Region)

Cities of the region

    Velikiye Luki

Krasnodar  Karlovy Vary  LGBT in Russia  Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area  Stage Directors  Russian writers  Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug  Sakhalin  St. Petersburg  criminality  Exhibition Fairs  Lidia Vertinskaya  Exhibitions in Moscow  Barnaul  Russia economy  Georgy Vereisky  Russia international  Father Frost  Power plant   Oleg Zhukovsky  Russian science  Street Art  Boris Nemtsov  train tickets Russia FIFA  Military Aircrafts  Strugatsky Brothers  aircraft  Russian hotels  Museums of Russia  Security Council  Moscow  Russian legislation  Festival Music is the Time of Genius   Soviet Art   Russian tourism  Russian Cinema  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Industrial growth  Valentina Khodasevich  War Artists  Russian business  South Stream  Moscow Metro  Ukraine crisis  Karl Bryullov  Winzavod  tourism  Russian scientists  Russian economy  Sterlitamak 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites