Bazilevich M. E.

ON THE ISSUE OF WORK OF THE AMUR ENGINEERING DISTANCE (SECOND HALF OF XIX – BEGINNING OF XX CENTURIES)

The article discusses the work of the first construction company in the Russian Far East – Amur engineering distance. Its structure is described and content of its activity is revealed. The military engineers who served in the Office of the Military subdivision during 1868-1920 are showed in tabular form. Specifiedare the constructions made by the Distance in cities such as Blagoveshchensk, Vladivostok, Nikolaevsk-on-Amur, Nikolsk-Ussuriysk, Khabarovsk and townships Novokievsky, Posiet, Razdolny, Slavyanka, Sophiysk, Chernigovka and other Far Eastern settlements.

Keywords: Amur engineering distance, architecture of Far Eastern cities, military engineers, The military department, амурская инженерная дистанция, архитектура дальневосточных городов, Военное ведомство, военные инженеры