Rus News Journal

the Fire in Troitsk a cathedral: the reasons, a damage, consequences

: the Troitsk (Izmajlovsky) cathedral constructed under the project of architect V.P.Stasov, is located in one of the central disctricts of the city. A cathedral   is a monument of architecture of federal value, " an architectural dominant " St.-Petersburg also enters into UNESCO list as a part of historical city centre.

to the Trinity - the Izmajlovsky cathedral represents a huge four-dome building from four white corinthian warrants porticoes and contains more than 3 000 persons. The main dome of a cathedral - the second-large wooden dome in Europe - is created in 1834 by great civil engineers P.P.Melnikovym and P.P.Bazenom.