Lviv Oblast (Ukrainian: Львівська область, translit. L’vivs’ka oblast’; also referred to as L’vivshchyna, Ukrainian: Львівщина) is an oblast (province) in western Ukraine. The administrative center of the oblast is the city of Lviv. Population: 2,534,174 (2016 est.)
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Administratively, Lviv serves as the administrative centre of Lviv Oblast and has the status of city of oblast significance. Lviv was the centre of the historical regions of Red Ruthenia and Galicia. The historical heart of the city, with its old buildings and cobblestone streets, survived Soviet and German occupations during World War II ...
- 182.01 km² (70.27 sq mi)
- 296 m (971 ft)
Map of Lviv Oblast. The following is a list of villages in Lviv Oblast in Ukraine Brody Raion (Бродівський район) Antosia ...
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Mykolaiv is a city in Lviv Oblast in western Ukraine. It is the administrative center of Mykolaiv Raion. Its population is approximately 14,915. To distinguish Mykolaiv from the much larger southern city, the former is sometimes called Mykolaiv on Dniester after the major river it situated on. The closest railway station is officially called Mykolayiv-Dnistrovsky.
The territory of modern Mykolaiv Raion, Lviv Oblast formed part of the Kingdom of Poland since the reign of King Casimir III the Great. For a short period, between 1370 and 1387, it was part of the Kingdom of Hungary, before being reintegrated with Poland. In 1570 near the former Polish royal village Drohowyż, chorąży of Przemyśl, Polish nobleman Mikołaj Tarło founded the town which was named Mikołajów after him. The Topór coat of arms of the Tarło family is included within the ...
In 1837, Polish romantic writer Walery Łoziński was born here.
Through the city runs European route E471 which connects Mukacheve in Zakarpattia Oblast with Lviv. The city also has a train station.
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Hradivka, is a selo in the Lviv Oblast of western Ukraine. Local government — Hradivska village council. The population of the village numbers approximately 1525 people.
The village Hradivka located in the Horodotsky Raion, along the Highway Ukraine – Lviv – Sambir – Uzhhorod. It is situated in the 42 kilometres from the regional center Lviv, 17 kilometres from the district center Horodok and 272 kilometres from Uzhhorod.
The first record of the village called "Hoshany" dates back to 1426 year. Since 1961 — Hradivka. During the Polish-Turkish war 1672-1676 in the area Hoshany was a battle between the Turkish army and army of Hetman Sobieski's, where the Turkish army was defeated. On the outskirts of village is preserved a monument.
In the village there are two churches: 1. Church of the Transfiguration 1878 To the east of the Church is a three-tiered wooden belfry. The church was built in 1878 was funded by the John Janka. By 1934 was in the village priest Kazimir Hermak. He was a husband of sisters Josaphat Kotsylovsky. Church of the Holy Eucharist, which was consecrated in 2011. In the village there is a private Regional museum of historical and sightseeing. The museum was established on the initiative villager I. Jacenk
Horodok (Ukrainian: Городо́к, Polish: Gródek) is a city in Lviv Oblast of Ukraine.It is the administrative center of Horodok Raion.Population: 15,959 (2013 est.)numberThe namedescriptionaddress001Church of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Stone).Church of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary 1633 (Stone). Horodok, Lviv Oblast. (Architectural memo in the city Horodok)st. Kotsyubynskogo, 5002St. John the Baptist ChurchChurch of St. John the Baptist 1754 (wood). Horodok, Lviv Oblast.((Architectural memo in the city Horodok))st. Stusa, 12003Roman Catholic Church the Exaltation of the Holy Cross.Roman Catholic Church the Exaltation of the Holy Cross. Church (the Gothic part) was built at the expense of King Wladyslaw Jagiello.((Architectural memo in the city Horodok))Lvivska Street, 4004Church of the Transfiguration in Horodok, 15th century (the former Franciscan monastery).st. Park, 3
Borsevici (Ukrainian: Боршевичі, Polish: Borszowice) is a village in the Staryi Sambir Raion, Lviv Oblast, of Western Ukraine. Located by the Wyrwa River. The first mention of the village originates from 1457. During the Interwar period, when the settlement was part of the Lwów Voivodeship of the Second Polish Republic.
FC Lviv-2. Football Club Lviv-2 (Ukrainian: Футбольний Клуб Львів-2) was a reserve team of FC Lviv that played in the Ukrainian Second League competition. The team was created based on a reserve (dublery) team that played in reserve competitions of the Vyshcha Liha in 2008-09 season.
L'óblast de Lviv (ucraín: Львівська область, rusu: Львовская область) ye un óblast nel oeste d'Ucraína.Creóse'l 4 d'avientu de 1939.La so capital ye Lviv (ucraín: Львів, rusu: Львов, en polacu Lwow, n'alemán Lemberg).