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Primorsk

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Description of Primorsk

Primorsk (until 1946 Fischhausen, German. Fischhausen, Polish. Rybaki, lit. vinuvininkai) is a city in the Baltic municipal district of the Kaliningrad region of Russia (from 2005–2008, an urban-type settlement). Population - 1960 people. (2017).

 

 

 

History of Primorsk

German period (until 1945)
Founded in 1268 as the city of Fischhausen. In 1618, the imbecile Duke Albert Friedrich died in the castle Fischhausen. Consequently, Johann Sigismund united Prussia with Brandenburg. Fishhausen since 1818 was the county center. It had a coat of arms: a shield on which the bishop's staff intersects with the sword of the order knight (Zamland coat of arms), under them was placed the fish head up.

 

Soviet period (until 1991)
Since 1945 as part of the USSR. In 1947, it was renamed to Primorsk, a new name was assigned to its location on the shore of the Kaliningrad Bay. In 1946–1963, he was part of the Primorsky District (with its center in the city of Zelenogradsk) and the Zelenogradsky District. In 1963, the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the RSFSR, by decree, transferred the city of Primorsk to Svetlovo City Council.

In 1953, a city council of workers' deputies was formed in Primorsk. From 1977 it became known as the Council of People’s Deputies and existed until 1994. Executive power in the city was exercised by the Executive Committee of the City Council. The chairmen of the executive committee were:

A.P. Zateev (1953-1957),
I.V. Karpov (1957-1959),
P. T. Nozdrin (1959–1960),
F. N. Bykov (1960-1965),
E. P. Kozhevnikova (1965-1981),
L.M. Medvedev (1981-1985) and
G. N. Grigorenko (1985–1994).

 

 

 


 

Transportation

 

 

Hotels, motels and where to sleep

 

 

Restaurant, taverns and where to eat

 

 

Cultural (and not so cultural) events

 

 

Interesting information and useful tips