Oranienbaum


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Oranienbaum:

see LomonosovLomonosov
, formerly Oranienbaum
, city (1989 pop. 42,000), NW European Russia, on the Gulf of Finland. It is a rail terminus and summer resort and has foundries and brick factories.
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Oranienbaum

 

until 1948, the name of the city of Lomonosov in Leningrad Oblast, RSFSR.

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Later, in 1784, Catherine the Great is said to have constructed a sledding hill in the gardens of her palace at Oranienbaum in St Petersburg.
Los castillos y palacios en Rusia fueron erigidos mayoritariamente a partir del siglo XIX y muchos de ellos gravitaron en torno a San Petersburgo: el de Peterhof, residencia de los zares, en la ciudad de Petrodvorets; el de Verano y el de Catalina, en la ciudad de Tsarskoye Selo, ahora ciudad de Pushkin; el de Sheremetev, conocido como La Casa de las Fuentes, creado por el arquitecto italiano Bartolomeo Rastrelli; el de Gatchina, residencia del favorito de Catalina la Grande, el conde Grigori Orlov; la residencia real de Oranienbaum, asi como el castillo Pavlovsk y el Palacio de Invierno, en donde se encuentra el Museo del Hermitage, que alberga los tesoros artisticos de la emperatriz, considerados entonces como la mayor coleccion de arte privada.
In Oranienbaum, near Berlin, Kaufman stopped soldiers who were planning to shoot a German for maintaining ties with the enemy.
Additional tours can be added including the Tchaikovsky Museum (pounds 81), Tolstoy House Museum (pounds 61), St Petersburg River cruise (pounds 48) and the Oranienbaum (pounds 51).
By the summer 1941 the ZK-2B type catapult was built, delivered to Oranienbaum near Leningrad and mounted on a sea barge.
Shelburne's improvement initiatives are also mentioned on numerous occasions in Georg Heinrich von Berenhorst, `Journal de voyage des princes Leopold Frederic Francois et Jean George d'Anhalt du 18 octobre jusqu'au 3 mars 1768': Herzogliche Bibliothek zu Dessau, HB, 8089; `Tagebuch der Furstin Louise, Originalhandschrift': Landesarchiv Oranienbaum, Abt.
The site has been placed on the World Monuments Watch List 2000 alongside buildings ruined in Balkan conflicts, the Peruvian Inca city of Machu Picchu which is threatened by tourism, and Catherine the Great's Oranienbaum palace in Russia.