Tagansky District

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Tagansky District is a district of Central Administrative Okrug of the federal city of Moscow, Russia, located between the Moskva and Yauza Rivers near the mouth of the latter.wikipedia
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Tagansky District is a district of Central Administrative Okrug of the federal city of Moscow, Russia, located between the Moskva and Yauza Rivers near the mouth of the latter.

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Tagansky District is a district of Central Administrative Okrug of the federal city of Moscow, Russia, located between the Moskva and Yauza Rivers near the mouth of the latter.

Yauza River

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Tagansky District is a district of Central Administrative Okrug of the federal city of Moscow, Russia, located between the Moskva and Yauza Rivers near the mouth of the latter.
The Yauza joins the Moskva River in Tagansky District just west of Tagansky Hill, now marked by the Kotelnicheskaya Embankment tower.

Taganka Square

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The modern center of the Taganka district is the Taganskaya Square, where the Taganka Theatre is located.
In 1813 the district of Taganka was reconstructed by Joseph Bové, who built a market there.

Church of Saint Nicetas, Moscow

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The area contains a fine set of pre-Petrine parish churches, including the Athonite metochion and the Bolvanovka church.
Standing on Shvivova Gorka, the eastern slope of Taganka Hill, this small single-dome church once commanded a famous view of Zamoskvorechye (now blocked by the Kotelnicheskaya Embankment Building).

Krutitsy

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Apart from Taganka proper, the modern district includes other historic neighbourhoods such as Kulishki in the eastern Bely Gorod, Khitrovka, Solyanka, Krutitsy, and Rogozhskaya sloboda (the spiritual centre of Old Believers).
Krutitsy Metochion (Крути́цкое подворье), full name: Krutitsy Patriarchal Metochion is an operating ecclesiastical estate of Russian Orthodox Church, located in Tagansky District of Moscow, Russia, 3 kilometers south-east from the Kremlin.

Kotelnicheskaya Embankment Building

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The skyline is dominated by the Kotelnicheskaya Embankment Building, once the tallest skyscraper in the Soviet Union.

Intercession Monastery (Moscow)

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Major sights include the 18th-century Foundling Home and at least three walled monasteries — the Andronikov, the Pokrovsky, and the Novospassky.
Intercession (Pokrovsky) Monastery is a Russian Orthodox convent situated in Moscow, in the neighbourhood of Taganka.

Moscow Orphanage

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Major sights include the 18th-century Foundling Home and at least three walled monasteries — the Andronikov, the Pokrovsky, and the Novospassky.
The institution, headed by retired general Ivan Tutolmin, was not damaged during Napoleon I's occupation of Moscow, despite its proximity to the centre of the Fire of Moscow, which completely destroyed the adjacent districts, including Kitai-gorod and Taganka.

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Tagansky District is a district of Central Administrative Okrug of the federal city of Moscow, Russia, located between the Moskva and Yauza Rivers near the mouth of the latter.

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Tagansky District is a district of Central Administrative Okrug of the federal city of Moscow, Russia, located between the Moskva and Yauza Rivers near the mouth of the latter.

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Tagansky District is a district of Central Administrative Okrug of the federal city of Moscow, Russia, located between the Moskva and Yauza Rivers near the mouth of the latter.

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Tagansky District is a district of Central Administrative Okrug of the federal city of Moscow, Russia, located between the Moskva and Yauza Rivers near the mouth of the latter.

Sloboda

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The district takes its name from the former Taganskaya sloboda, where the copper-smiths lived in the 16th century.

Coppersmith

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The district takes its name from the former Taganskaya sloboda, where the copper-smiths lived in the 16th century.

Trivet

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Tagan is the old Russian word for their product, a trivet to set a pot on (known in English as "brand-iron").

Taganka Theatre

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The modern center of the Taganka district is the Taganskaya Square, where the Taganka Theatre is located.

Bely Gorod

White City
Apart from Taganka proper, the modern district includes other historic neighbourhoods such as Kulishki in the eastern Bely Gorod, Khitrovka, Solyanka, Krutitsy, and Rogozhskaya sloboda (the spiritual centre of Old Believers).

Khitrovka

Khitrov Market
Apart from Taganka proper, the modern district includes other historic neighbourhoods such as Kulishki in the eastern Bely Gorod, Khitrovka, Solyanka, Krutitsy, and Rogozhskaya sloboda (the spiritual centre of Old Believers).

Old Believers

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Apart from Taganka proper, the modern district includes other historic neighbourhoods such as Kulishki in the eastern Bely Gorod, Khitrovka, Solyanka, Krutitsy, and Rogozhskaya sloboda (the spiritual centre of Old Believers).

Andronikov Monastery

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Major sights include the 18th-century Foundling Home and at least three walled monasteries — the Andronikov, the Pokrovsky, and the Novospassky.

Novospassky Monastery

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Major sights include the 18th-century Foundling Home and at least three walled monasteries — the Andronikov, the Pokrovsky, and the Novospassky.

Shkolnaya Street

Shkolnaya Street (Школьная улица, Shkolnaya ulitsa) in Tagansky District of Moscow, Russia connects Dobrovolcheskaya Street in the west

Rimskaya

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Rimskaya is a Moscow Metro station in the Tagansky District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow.

Taganskaya (Tagansko–Krasnopresnenskaya line)

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Taganskaya is a Moscow Metro station in the Tagansky District, Central Administrative Okrug, Moscow.