Shorzha

Shorzha (Armenie: Շորժա, Romanisit as Shorja an aw; umwhile, Nadezhdino an Shordzhalu) is a veelage locatit alang Lake Sevan northwast o the Artanish Peninsulae in the Gegharkunik Province o Armenie. Thare is a 17t century chapel an cemetery on the sooth edge o the veelage. On the hill owerleukin the veelage, thare are the ruins o a chapel, an somewhaur in the vicinity are the remains o an Iron Age fort.

Shorzha
Շորժա
Shorzha as seen frae the Artanish Peninsulae.
Shorzha as seen frae the Artanish Peninsulae.
Shorzha Շորժա is located in Armenie
Shorzha Շորժա
Shorzha
Շորժա
Coordinates: 40°30′11″N 45°16′13″E / 40.50306°N 45.27028°E / 40.50306; 45.27028
KintraArmenie
Marz (Province)Gegharkunik
Population
 (2001)
 • Total565
Time zoneUTC+4 ( )
 • Summer (DST)UTC+5 ( )

ReferencesEdit

  • Shorzha at GEOnet Names Server
  • Report of the results of the 2001 Armenian Census, Naitional Statistical Service o the Republic o Armenie
  • Kiesling, Brady (2005), Rediscovering Armenia: Guide, Yerevan, Armenie: Matit Graphic Design Studio
  • Brady Kiesling, Rediscovering Armenia, p. 49; oreeginal airchived at Archive.org, an current version online on Armeniapedia.org.