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Church of the Nativity of St John the Baptist in Old Ladoga, stands on Malisheva hill on high bank of Volhov river. It was constructed in 1695 and was a central building in St John the Baptist monastery, that was here since XIII century.
Although church was built in the end of the XVII century, its style and architecture was quite archaic, churches of that design were usual for XIV-XV centuries.
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