« My Shchapovo ». Made by Elena Kuleshova , Shchapovskaya school Podolsk district, Moscow region. Alexandrovo.
Made by Elena Kuleshova,
Podolsk district, Moscow region
For the first time the village Alexandrovo is mentioned in Pistsovye books, which give the evidence that this boyar estate existed in 1607 and belonged to VasiliyPetrovichMorozov, who was respected at the Court
One of the members of Morozov family was a boyar at the Grand Prince of Novgorod and
Vladimir - Alexander Nevsky;
and distinguished himself by efforts at Battle of the Neva in 1240
IliyaVasilievichShchapov was born on the 30th of July in 1846 in Moscow.
His last years he lived in his estate Alexandrovo
and earned a good memory among his descendants.
I. V. Shchapov
Shchapovoestate is under the protection of cultural and historical monuments of Moscow region
The Church of the Blessed Mother of God
The school for lace-makers
The house of butler
The house that formerly belonged to the landowner I. V. Shchapov
A bridge in Linden Park
Shchapovois also famous for its old-time trees, they were taken for the protection of the State. It happened in 2002
Oak(Latin name - Quercusrobur)
Shchapovowith its historical estate and Museum, with its Church and Organ Hall, with its Community Centre, the Library and the School becomes one of the cultural centres of Moscow Region
Memorial to the villagers that died during World War II