War Times Gas Lanterns Lit in Rostov

On June 24, in honour of the Victory Parade and as part of the all-Russian action “Victory Rays”, the light projections were shown on the territory of the most important and popular places of the Russian cities. The Rostov Gazprom workers joined the action and lit gas lanterns, 1rnd reported.  

The LED illumination with the Russian flag colours (tricolour) was turned on on the central office building on Voroshilovsky Avenue in Rostov.

It is noted that the lanterns near the central office were used during World War II. They are an exact copy of the first ones of this kind of the late 19th century that were installed for street lighting in Rostov.

Ru-Main, 25.06.2020, Pictures: Rostov Regional Website  

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