Modern Vozdvyzhenka: Stow of potters and tanners

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The place was settled by potters, tanners, and other artisans of Kievan Rus
21:16, 10 May 2017


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In the days of Kievan Rus, Podil was the main gate of Kyiv, where merchants along the river arrived at the marketplace. Thus, artisans of the city settled here - potters, tanners, and others.

Related: Artery of Podil: Sahaidachnoho Street

By the way, pottery shops existed here till the beginning of the XIX century. Now this tract is actually a modern district of Vozdvyzhenka, which borders the Andriyivsky Descent.

Related: Memorial shires of Podil: Greek Monastery

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