City of Panevėžys
Anglų rašinys. Rašinys apie Panevėžį anglų kalba. Panevėžys,the capital of Aukštaitija Ethnographic Region, is situated in the middle Lithuania,it is halfway between two Baltic capitals – Vilnius and Riga. The city lies in a good geographical position which plays the major role in communication with other. Lithuanian cities. The Via Baltica highway runs through the city and connects it to. Many Scandinavian and West European countries. The oldest off all known historical documents where Panevėžys is mentioned, is the letter. Of the Grand Duke of Lithuania and the King of Poland Alexander, date September 7th The document says that the Grand Duke donates the lands between the rivers Lėvuo and Nevėžis to the dean,on condition that a church is built in this territory. A small wooden church was built on the right bank of the river Nevėžis. In front of the church there was a Market Square and a beerhouse with a bath-house. This place later became known as Old Panevėžys. Nowadays,by population it’s the fith largest city in Lithuania and one of the most important indusrial spot.