Griazovets

Griazovets

 

a city that is the administrative center of Griazovets Raion, Vologda Oblast, RSFSR; railway station 48 km south of Vologda.

Griazovets has an automotive repair plant, a food industry, and an agricultural mechanization technicum. Griazovets was first mentioned as a populated area in 1538; it has been a city since 1780.

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Petersburg, Vasilii Andrianov, from the Griazovets district in the Vologda diocese, repeatedly experienced a dream in which he was directed to adorn an icon of Christ "Not-Made-By-Hands.