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Conservation works of Puutli church

Vanaajamaja in cooperation with the Estonian Heritage Board has initiated conservation works of tiny wooden Orthodox Church in South-East Estonia, close to the Russian border. The church is not in the active usage and the state of the building is dilapidated, but it has essential place in the identity of local community and important part in the local history.

In the fall of 2015 the log walls will be reinforced by the forestry students of Estonian University of Life Sciences under their practice lessons. In the spring of 2016 a crew of international volunteers are invited to restore the tower and change the roof cover to wooden shingle roof.

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