Great Neva

The Great Neva or Bolshaya Neva is the largest armlet of the river Neva. It starts near the of Vasilievsky Island. The Great Neva is 3.5 kilometres long; the width is from 200 to 400 metres and the depth up to 12.8 metres.

Notable Places in the Area

The was erected in the vast Square, , in 1814 to commemorate the Russian victory over Napoleon. is situated 2 km southeast of Great Neva. Photo: Florstein, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 500 metres southeast of Great Neva. Photo: Panther, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is an Orthodox Church on Gutuevsky Island, . is situated 1 km south of Great Neva. Photo: Ivan Smelov, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 1½ km northeast of Great Neva. Photo: Sbarichev, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

The is a borough in situated between the Bolshaya Neva and the Malaya Neva, two main distributaries of the river. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, known as Petrograd in 1914-1924 and Leningrad in 1924-1991, is the second largest city of Russia, with 5 million inhabitants, and the former capital of the Russian Empire. Photo: Albabos, CC BY 3.0.

Apraksin Yard is a 14 hectares market and retail block in , , currently under a massive long-term renovation project. is situated 4½ km east of Great Neva. Photo: A.Savin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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