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Podvorie na Pochinke, baking pancakes at the stake.
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Подворье на Починке расположено в деревне Починок Шекснинского района. Неподалёку находятся старинное село Сизьма, святые места Вологодской земли - часовня Блаженной Ксении Петербуржской, источники Георгия Победоносца и Пантелеймона Целителя.

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