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Church of Elijah the Prophet
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Church of Elijah the Prophet at Kadnikov, Sokolsky District. Playground bell at sunset.

The Church of St. Elijah the Prophet "in Zasodime" (2 km from the city Kadnikov, on a high hill) - one of the oldest and most beautiful churches of the Vologda diocese. In 2001 he was 225 years old. Story Elias Church has deep roots that go back to the distant XVII century.

http://myhram.prihod.ru/

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