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Pinsk

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Pinsk

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Pinsk is a city in Belarus in Brest Oblast. First mentioned in 1097, it enjoyed reasonable local importance for centuries, being at different times a seat of Orthodox bishops, a location of a big Jesuit college, and home for a thriving Jewish community.

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  • Franciscan Convent. This fine complex of Baroque buildings now houses a seminary.  edit
  • Buildings of the former Jesuit college.  edit

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Pinsk is conveniently reachable by railway.

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