Hotel "Anna"****
Kaliningrad

Tenistaya (Shady) Avenue, 71, Kaliningrad. Russia

Phone:
8 (4012) 963223

The drinking channel

System of drinking channels and drinking lakes of Sambijsky peninsula a monument of hydraulic engineering of the Middle Ages (for the first time it is mentioned in XIV century).

 

The drinking channel (Landgraben) has been built by builders of the Teutonic award for supply of Kenigsberg by potable water and for water delivery on numerous mills of a city which for those times were the major economic and economic objects.

 

Within six centuries all new branches of channels and new ponds-stores from which water arrived in a city were constructed. This system is used till now for water supply of Kaliningrad, and gives it of 20 % at its finest.

 

Hotel Anna, Kaliningrad

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