Kamennogorsk

toun in Roushie

Kamennogorsk (Roushie: Каменного́рск; Finnish: Antrea; Swadish: S:t Andree), kent as Antrea afore 1948, is a toun in Vyborgsky Destrict o Leningrad Oblast, Roushie, locatit on the Karelie Isthmus on the left bank o the Vuoksa River (Lake Ladoga's basin) 170 kilometers (110 mi) northwast o St. Petersburg. Population: 6,739 (2010 Census);[1] 6,084 (2002 Census);[2] 5,694 (1989 Census).[3]

In the 14t-17t centuries, Antrea wis a main admeenistrative centre o Karelie dounsets on Upper Vuoksa. The name comes frae Lutheran commonty foondit in the 17t century an the kirk o Saunt Andrew. Afore 1939 tred dounset Antrea wis attached tae volost o the same name o Viipuri Province o Finland. In 1948, it wis renamit Granitny, later Pervomaysk, an feenally Kamennogorsk.

At the beginnin o 20t century unner a layer o peat a steid o Stane Age men wis discovered. Foond at the steid wis firth an flint implements, polisht instruments o shale, remains o net o nettle fibers, saxteen fishin floats o piny bark, thirty-ane stane plummets, a lang bane dagger, remains o nets wi a lenth o 27 meters (89 ft) an a width o up tae 3 meters (9.8 ft).

A lairge quarry for extraction o grey granite is situatit in Kamennogorsk. An aw thare is an affset paper factory, which afore the war wis uised for producin succar frae succar beets.

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  1. Roushie Federal State Stateestics Service (2011). "Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года. Том 1" [2010 Aw-Roushie Population Census, vol. 1]. Всероссийская перепись населения 2010 года [2010 Aw-Roushie Population Census] (in Roushie). Federal State Stateestics Service.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
  2. Roushie Federal State Stateestics Service (21 May 2004). "Численность населения России, субъектов Российской Федерации в составе федеральных округов, районов, городских поселений, сельских населённых пунктов – районных центров и сельских населённых пунктов с населением 3 тысячи и более человек" [Population o Roushie, Its Federal Destricts, Federal Subjects, Destricts, Urban Localities, Rural Localities—Admeenistrative Centres, an Rural Localities wi Population o Ower 3,000] (XLS). Всероссийская перепись населения 2002 года [Aw-Roushie Population Census o 2002] (in Roushie).CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
  3. "Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 г. Численность наличного населения союзных и автономных республик, автономных областей и округов, краёв, областей, районов, городских поселений и сёл-райцентров" [Aw Union Population Census o 1989: Present Population o Union an Autonomous Republics, Autonomous Oblasts an Okrugs, Krais, Oblasts, Destricts, Urban Settlements, an Veelages Servin as Destrict Admeenistrative Centres]. Всесоюзная перепись населения 1989 года [Aw-Union Population Census o 1989] (in Roushie). Институт демографии Национального исследовательского университета: Высшая школа экономики [Institute o Demografie at the Naitional Resairch Varsity: Heicher Schuil o Economics]. 1989 – via Demoscope Weekly.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)