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facts in brief

Part of Homann's Heirs map, 1750
Part of Homann's Heirs map, 1750

Facts in brief:

Located on Vuoksa River; an advanced post of Novgorod republic (13th-14th cen.); seized by Swedes (16th cen.); recaptured by Peter the Great in 1710; under complete Finnish control 1918-1940; in 1948 it has been renamed Priozersk

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