Map of the Kiev Churches in XIX century:
Bright color indicates the churches that have survived or have been restored. Pale color indicates the churches that have been destroyed or liquidated.
Red – the Orthodox Churches.
Orange – Old Believer Churches.
Yellow – the Synagogues.
Green – a Muslim house of worship.
Blue – Lutheran church.
Violet – Roman Catholic churches.
Grey – the cemetery.
Brown – the monasteries.
All the churches associated with organizations (schools, shelters) are located on the map at these organizations addresses.
Attention! Map is incomplete and may have inaccuracies, I could not find all churches on a map – feel free to add any useful information in comments.
The following sources were used to create this map:
- CDIAK catalog of Kiev parish registers
- Plan of Kiev with suburb, by S. V. Kulzhenko, 1894
- Memorial Books of Kiev province and guide “All Kiev”
- Web Sites: http://pamyatky.kiev.ua/ and others