Eniseisk

(redirected from Yeniseysk)
Also found in: Wikipedia.

Eniseisk

 

a city in Krasnoiarsk Krai, RSFSR; a landing on the left shore of the Enisei, below the confluence of the Angara and the Enisei, 40 km northwest of the Maklakovo rail-road station.

Eniseisk is connected with Krasnoiarsk by an automotive route (347 km). Population, 20,000 (1970). Eniseisk was founded in 1619 as the Eniseisk ostrog (fort). In 1676 it became the oblast center of Irkutsk Territory and of Transbaikalia; in 1719, the main city of Eniseisk Province; in 1804, the district center of Tomsk Province; and in 1822, the district center of Eniseisk Province. During the 17th and 18th centuries, as the commercial and administrative center of the Enisei Basin, Eniseisk played an important part in Russian development of Eastern Siberia. The city is part of the Eniseisk-Maklakovo lumber-industry complex (a large and growing region for mechanical and chemical processing of wood). Timber-processing and food industries are located in Eniseisk, as well as a wood-floating administrative office and a machinery plant. Cultural and educational facilities include a pedagogic institute, teachers’ training school, people’s theater,and museum of local history.

References in periodicals archive ?
Electronic auction: maintenance and maintenance of existing electrical street lighting in the city of yeniseysk for 2018.
2] (770 sq mi) of forest near the Stony Tunguska River, in Yeniseysk Governorate, now Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russian Empire which caused wide media attention.
History: The city was founded on August 19, 1628, as a Russian border fort when a group of service class people from Yeniseysk, led by Andrey Dubenskoy, arrived at the confluence of the Kacha and Yenisei rivers and constructed fortifications intended to protect the frontier from attacks by native people who lived along Yenisei and its tributaries.
Electronic auction: acquisition of 60 residential premises (apartments) in the municipal ownership within the framework of the subprogram "resettlement of citizens from emergency housing stock" for 2017-2019 "of the state program" creation of conditions for providing affordable and comfortable housing for citizens "by participating in shared construction of multi-apartment housing houses in the town of yeniseysk, krasnoyarsk territory
Contest with limited participation: kou 4729/17 "conducting measures to preserve the cultural heritage of the city of yeniseisk, including identified objects of archaeological heritage in the city of yeniseisk (" yeniseisk yenisei hillfort "," yeniseysk, bogoyavlenskaya parking lot "," yeniseisk bogoyavlensky necropolis "," yeniseisk troitskaya parking lot, yeniseisk, troitsky necropolis, yeniseysk, tatarskaya parking lot, yeniseysk, iversky necropolis, sight place historic center of the city of yeniseysk) during repair and restoration works on the estate "manor merchant kytmanov, end of the nineteenth century.
2016 11:00 PLACE OF FILING THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION, 663180, KRASNOYARSK, YENISEYSK G, LENIN STREET, 118, OFFICE 3-2