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Vecracina Mound

  • Vecracina Mound
  • Vecracina Mound
  • Vecracina Mound
Address
Vecracina, Naujene parish, Daugavpils district (Vecračina, Naujenes pagasts, Daugavpils novads)
GPS: 55.916327000000 , 26.932967000000
Phone
+371 65471321
Email
naujenesmuzejs@inbox.lv

Located in Vecracina of Naujene parish on the right bank of the River Daugava, 2.5 km to the south of the railway station in Izvalta. The settlement is surrounded by a deep ravine (depth about 18-27 m) from the east and south-east. There is a small observation tower. A memorial cross of Old-believers is erected here to remind about the cemetery, that was destroyed because of the planned construction of the Daugavpils HES. Vecracina Mound is a National Сultural Monument.