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1900s Name: Peschanka
1900s District: Olgopol
1900s Province: Podolia
1900s Country: Russian Empire

Modern: Pishchanka, Ukraine
Modern Ukrainian: Піщанка  listen town name in ukrainian
Modern Russian: Песчанка  listen town name in russian

1930s: Peschanka, Vinnitsa, Ukraine SSR, Soviet Union
1950s: Peschanka, Soviet Union

Other names: Peschanka [Rus], Pishchanka [Ukr], Pistchanka [Yid], Piszczanka [Pol], Peschanki, Pestchanka, Peschanaya, Piscanka, Pischanka

48°12'N 28°54'E Mapquest Google Maps


Kehilalinks Development Project: Old Town Pages Conversion, PeschankaRichard BaumFinished
Conversion of Peschanka (Pishchanka) Old Town Page to Kehilalink. 
conversion completed 1/23/2013.
Not yet reviewed and approved. 
Old Town Page not deleted.

Document and Dataset Collections

NameTime frameView
Slownik Geograficzny, Peschanka
Slownik Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902), VIII, pp. 232-233: "Piszczanka" #2.
Shtetl Finder, Cohen (1989), Peschanka
Shtetl Finder (1980), p. 73: "Pistchanka".
Pinkas Community Registers, Peschanka
on microfilm in The Institute of Microfilmed Hebrew Manuscripts, Jewish National and University Library in Jerusalem
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