Provincial town: Erivan
Area (sq miles): 1,728
Population density: 7.1 people per square mile
Trade note: Trade is rather active.
Climate note: temperate
- two fortresses
- Erivan was taken in the reign of Nicholas I in 1827.
- In 1837 a fortress was established in Aleksandropol' in the presence of Emperor Nicholas I.
- The wonderful monastery of Echmiadzin is located in Erivan.