ⓘ Kronverksky Strait. The Kronverksky Strait is a narrow channel separating Petrogradsky and Zayachy islands in Saint Petersburg, Russia. It forms an arc approxim ..

                                     

ⓘ Kronverksky Strait

The Kronverksky Strait is a narrow channel separating Petrogradsky and Zayachy islands in Saint Petersburg, Russia. It forms an arc approximately 1 kilometre long, about 50 metres wide and 4 metres deep. To the south is Zayachy Island, which is dominated by the Sts. Peter and Paul Fortress, and to the north is the Kronverk on Petrogradsky Island. It is spanned by the Kronverksky Bridge to the east and the Ioannovsky Bridge to the west.

On Ioannovsky bridge was the first bridge built in St. Petersburg. It was originally built in 1703 as a floating wooden bridge, but were reinforced and rebuilt of stone materials for many years.

                                     
  • Kronverksky masculine Kronverkskaya feminine or Kronverkskoye neuter may refer to: Kronverksky Strait a narrow strait separating Petrogradsky
  • Russia. The Kronverk is situated on Petrogradsky Island, across the Kronverksky Strait from the Peter and Paul Fortress. It was built in 1705 - 08, with reconstructions