We sailed along the Moscow canal. Found out what relation Christopher Columbus caravels have to the channel

Moscow Channel has ten gateways in total, but perhaps the most interesting of them is the third, the one that was built in the immediate vicinity of the city of Yakhroma, Moscow region.

Third gateway of the Moscow channel data-points = “its 6″> third gateway is not much different from its counterparts, but in the artistic design, perhaps, it surpassed them a lot. We are talking about two copper models of caravels that adorn the towers of the lower gate of the airlock.

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So it was or not, now we can only guess, but after the construction of the canal in 1937, In the sense of this word, the caravels of the legendary navigator and pioneer soared.

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Unfortunately, the original layouts of the caravels have not survived to this day. In 1941, during the German offensive near Moscow, the gateway gates were blown up by the retreating Red Army troops.

After the war, you know, the Soviet state had no time for some kind of caravels. Everything was either money, or time, or desire …

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And only in 1990 – 1991, just before the collapse of the Soviet Union, the models were meticulously, in the smallest details, restored from the surviving drawings.

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Therefore, the passengers of any passing motor ship on the Moscow Canal now have the opportunity to admire these legendary sailing ships and even dream of distant countries and exotic islands.

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