Pokrovskoe

Pokrovskoe

 

an urban-type settlement and administrative center of Pokrovskoe Raion, Dnepropetrovsk Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Located on the right bank of the Volch’ia River (Dnieper River basin). Railroad station (Mechetnaia) on the Chaplino-Pologi line. Population, 9,700 (1974).

Pokrovskoe has a silica brickyard and a foodstuffs factory, as well as a poultry hatchery. A museum of history and local lore is in the settlement.

References in classic literature ?
Do you know your little Vanya's with me, a clerk in the countinghouse at Pokrovskoe.
She covers the estates of Pokrovskoe and Vozdvizhenskoe: Tolstoy's labyrinth of linkages in Anna Karenina, Anna Karenina and The Scarlet Letter: Anna on the scaffold of the pillory and Levin with his own red stigma, loving your neighbor in Middlemarch and Anna Karenina: varieties of multi-plot novels, loving your neighbor and saving your soul: Anna Karenina and English varieties of religious experience, the eternal silence of infinite spaces: Pascal and Tolstoy's Anna Karenina, and Virginia Woolf and Leo Tolstoy on double plot and the misery of our neighbors: for whom the bell tolls in Mrs.
Meanwhile, however, Varenka remains at Pokrovskoe, where most of the household has decided to take a humorous view of Vasenka's dismissal.
Levin's Pokrovskoe in Anna Karenina is one such example, where not only the Levins produce offspring, but also the cow Pava.
Cadogan Petroleum (CAD LN) announced it has completed transaction on two licences, Pokrovskoe and Zagoryanska, with Italy's Eni.
The contract has been signed for the acquisition of an interest in the Company's Pokrovskoe and Zagoryanska licenses in the east of Ukraine.
Rasputin's life began in the Siberian village of Pokrovskoe in 1869.
The main reserve for increasing output is the primary gold deposits, particularly those with easily extractable gold, which are suitable for open-pit mining, such as Sukhoi Log, Pokrovskoe, Svetlinskoe and others.
In contrast to other visitors, Sergei resists extending the mourning that has reigned at Pokrovskoe all winter.
The Tolstoys, according to My Life, buried their dead children not at Yasnaya Polyana but at the Pokrovskoe cemetery some distance away from the manor house.