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Alekseyevsky Ravelin - Peter and Paul Fortress

Alekseyevsky Ravelin - Peter and Paul Fortress Geography Visual Arts

This is the building in which Peter the Great's son and heir, Alexy, was locked in cell number nine.  Infamous for the nineteenth-century events which took place in this building, the Alekseyevsky Ravelin is the place where Peter the Great allowed Alexy to be tortured and killed.


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Image online, courtesy the dartmouth.edu website.

 

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