As we found this Lisove this summer – an unknown village in the Red Forest of Chernobyl
A new discovery for us was a village in the Red Forest of Chernobyl. These are several buildings near the sign “Pripyat“. It can be clearly seen from the road, but we did not attach much importance to it. And this summer we managed to visit it. An amazing place in the radioactive forest.
In this article, you will learn:
* What is the village of Lisove in the Red Forest.
* What a remarkable village Lisove.
* What is the level of radiation in the village of Red Forest now.
* Where is this unknown village Lisove on the map.
What is the village of Lisove in the Red Forest
The village of Lisove in the Red Forest is a shift camp. It was built even before the construction of the city of Pripyat. After the completion of the construction of the nuclear power plant, the construction of the village of Lisove was used for various needs. There was a sawmill, storage facilities for the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. And so, judging by the remains in one of the buildings, there was a driving school. But we have not found any information about it.
What is the remarkable village of Lisove?
The village of Lisove is notable for being in a very radioactive environment in the Red Forest. During the Chernobyl accident, this part of the forest was completely burned from radiation, the trees were felled and buried in special trenches. But nobody touched the village. He remained in his place.
What is the level of radiation in the village of Red Forest now?
The level of radiation on the ground in the village exceeds the norm by 80 times. Radiation from 2000 to 5000 microroentgen per hour. In buildings, the radiation level exceeds the norm by 3-5 times.
Where on the map is the village of Lisove in the Red Forest
The photo shows a map from Wikimapia. You can see the highlighted area, where the village is located. Around him is the Red Forest. On the right you can see the Chernobyl nuclear power plant:
See what the “Red Forest” is on our site: