The city of Belgorod in which country is located?
- In Russia! It's a shame not to know ...
- near Lipetsk
- On the border between Russia and Ukraine.
- ))))))) in Russia of course ... maybe you meant BELGRADE?
- Naturally in Russia! !! :)))))
- in Russia! but there is one more-the capital of Serbia
- in Australia
- About Belgorod
a brief description of
Located on the southern edge of the Central Russian Upland, on the right bank of the river. Seversky Donets, at 695 km south of Moscow. Node of. roads and roads. Airport.
First mentioned as a settlement in 1237. According to NM Karamzin, Belgorod was built in 1593 (considered the year of its foundation) to protect the Muravsky Shlykh from frequent raids by Crimean Tatars, was surrounded by an earthen rampart; became the most fortified fortress of the Belgorod Zasechnaya Line.
It is based on Belgorod, that is, in the tract where the White City was once located, later destroyed. The new city has already been named Belgorod on the basis of its location. In this title, the definition of white is associated with the real color of the terrain: the city is in the center of the Cretaceous Southwest, partially occupies the high chalky mountain, where in the second half of 19's. annually extracted over 1 thousand tons of chalk.
At 17 in. the main military-administrative point on the southern border of the Russian state.
In 1785 with the accession to Russia of the Crimea and Novorossiysk Territory is excluded from the number of fortresses.
In 1708 assigned to the Kiev province. With 1719 - in the Kursk province. With 1779, the county-level county seat of the Kursk governorate, with 1796 - Kursk province.
From the first half of 18's. becomes a large industrial and cultural center.
In 1869 through Kursk-Kharkov railway passed the Belgorod.
With 1934 center of the Belgorod region of the Kursk region.
During the Great Patriotic War, fierce battles with the German fascist invaders took place in Belgorod (during the Battle of Kursk 1943). In honor of the liberation of Belgorod and the Eagle from the Nazi troops in Moscow was given the first in the history of the Great Patriotic War artillery salute.
With 1954 center of the Belgorod region.