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Discover Kholpy in Russia

Kholpy in the region of Smolensk is a town located in Russia - some 258 mi or ( 415 km ) West of Moscow , the country's capital .

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Local time in Kholpy is now 03:00 PM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Moscow " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Troyany, Tishkovka, Suslovichi, Smolensk, and Pskov. When in this area, you might want to check out Troyany . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Kholpy ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Krasnoi

The Battle of Krasnoi (Krasny) (November 15 to 18, 1812) was a series of skirmishes fought in the final stage of Napoleon's retreat from Moscow. The Russians under General Mikhail Illarionovich Kutuzov inflicted heavy losses on the remnants of the Grande Armée. Lacking sufficient artillery, cavalry and supplies to wage battle, Napoleon's object at Krasnoi was to collect his scattered troops and to resume his retreat.

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Located at 54.56 31.43 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: 1812 in France, 1812 in Russia, Battles involving France, Battles involving Russia, Battles of the Napoleonic Wars, Conflicts in 1812, French invasion of Russia, Smolensk Oblast

Krasny, Krasninsky District, Smolensk Oblast

Krasny is an urban locality and the administrative center of Krasninsky District of Smolensk Oblast, Russia, located at the confluence of the Svinaya and Mereya Rivers 67 kilometers southwest of Smolensk. Population: 4,349; 4,714; 5,087. It was first mentioned in 1165. It was granted town status in 1776, but did not retain it during Soviet times.

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Located at 54.56 31.43 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Urban-type settlements in Smolensk Oblast

Krasatinka, Krasninsky District, Smolensk Oblast

Krasatinka is a rural locality in Krasninsky District of Smolensk Oblast, Russia. As of 2007, the population is four residents, in an area of 1.3 square kilometers . The telephone dialing code is +7 48145, the postal code is 216100, and the OKATO code is 66224865007.

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Located at 54.44 31.29 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Rural localities in Smolensk Oblast

Kadino, Smolensk Oblast

Kadino is a village in Monastyrshchinsky District of Smolensk Oblast, Russia, located on the right bank of the Gorodnya River. It had 204 inhabitants in 2007. The name of the village originates from the time of Tatar-Mongolian sovereignty. During Smolensk War of 1632–1634, the village was the scene of battles between the Russians and the Polish. During the Andrusov negotiations of 1666–1667 Kadino was the residence of Polish ambassadors.

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Located at 54.30 31.47 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Rural localities in Smolensk Oblast