Rus News Journal

The Finnish station in Peter has become empty: Lenin have taken away on restoration

In St.-Petersburg dismantled and have taken away on restoration the monument made a hole by explosion to Lenin who has become by the card of the area before the Finnish station.

the Hurt monument is taken away in a restoration workshop of firm the Expert which will be engaged in its restoration. The monument lifted the special truck crane, the sculpture has been shipped in a trailer - quotes Interfax the message managing service on leaving and the maintenance of monuments of a museum of a city sculpture of Julia Loginovoj.

we Will remind, after the barbarous certificate on April, 1st the city authorities promised that after treatments the bronze leader of proletariat will return on a former place.

Suffered from hands of vandals a monument - the oldest monument to the leader of revolution in Russia, to it more than 80 years. Bronze monument to Lenin on a pedestal from dark - the red polished granite in Petersburg have put in 1926.  

Also it is the first case when it so has strongly suffered. Even during the Great Patriotic War leningradtsy covered it from enemy shells with protective constructions, fell asleep sand - protected.

the Militia searches for the malefactors who have enclosed an explosive to the Soviet monument, become not only the certificate, but also the witness of the whole epoch, to not victim even in the heaviest for the country times.

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