Põltsamaa

(redirected from Poltsamaa)

Põltsamaa

 

a city (since 1926) in Jõgeva Raion, Estonian SSR. Located on the Põltsamaa River, in the Lake Võrtsjärv basin. Põltsamaa is located near the Tallinn-Tartu highway, 31 km from the Jõgeva railroad station. There are metalworking enterprises in the city, and fruit and berry wines and preserves are produced.

References in periodicals archive ?
Traditionally, it is believed [1-5] that Estonian oil shale was first mentioned by August Wilhelm Hupel (1738-1819), a pastor from Poltsamaa.
Only females of this species were found in spring and autumn in the Poltsamaa River and lakes Peipsi and Vortsjarv.
Jaan Laats collected herbal medical lore from Poltsamaa parish.
Prima Vista 2010" will take place from May 6-8 in Tartu, but on May 9 in Poltsamaa.
These mounds (61 m in the Vohma core) are surrounded by deposits with a high content (up to 33%) of skeletal debris (Parnu, Poltsamaa, and Viljandi cores; Figs.
From Table 2, it appears that from among the ten counties with the highest number of cattle, only the counties of Poltsamaa and Vandra have a noteworthy number of the Estonian Red cattle breed.
There are over 7,000 rivers and streams in Estonia but most of them are short, and poor in water: about 420 rivers are over 10 km in length and only 10 of them (Vohandu, Parnu, Poltsamaa, Pedja, Kasari, Keila, Jagala, Navesti, Emajogi, Pedetsi) have the length over 100 km.
Estnisch: Ann--Anna, Aud--Audru, Emm--Emmaste, Har--Hargla, Hlj--Haljala, Hls--Halliste, Haa--Haademeeste, Juu--Juuru, Kad--Kadrina, Khn--Kihnu, Krj--Karja, Krk--Karksi, KJn--Kolga-Jaani, Kse--Karuse, Ksi--Kursi, Kod--Kodavere, Kos--Kose, Kul--Kullamaa, Kuu--Kuusalu, Kai--Kaina, Lai--Laiuse, LNg--Laane-Nigula, Lug--Luganuse, Mar--Martna, Ote--Otepaa, Pal--Palamuse, Pha--Puha, Plt-- Poltsamaa, Poi--Poide, Ran--Rannu, Rap--Rapla, Rei--Reigi, Rou--Rouge, Rap--Rapina, San--Sangaste, Se--Setu, Sim--Simuna, Trm--Torma, Tos--Tostamaa, Vas--Vastseliina, Vig--Vigala, VJg--Viru-Jaagupi, VMr--Vaike-Maarja.
The Poltsamaa drill core from central Estonia, which well characterizes the Middle Estonian Confacies Belt, has been selected as the type section of the Nurmekund Formation of the Raikkula Stage and all its subdivisions (H.
Seinen Schulweg hatte er in der Dorfschule von Annikvere begonnen und setzte ihn in der Kirchspielschule zu Poltsamaa fort.