- Tuczyn (Polish)
Tuchin is located in western
Ukraine, in the
geographical region known as Volyn (Volhynia,
Wolyn, etc.) approximately
24 km northeast of Rovno. The smaller town of
Kripa, known in
Ukrainian as Gorin'grad (Polish Horyngrod),
is located approximately 7 km southwest of Tuchin.
Both Tuchin and Kripa
are on the banks of the Horyn
View Tuchin via MapQuest (Lat 50° 42´, Long 26° 34´).
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View a historical map. This section of a German "Großblatt" military map from the period of World War I
shows the area around Tuchin and Kripa
(Horyngrod) in great detail. The original map scale
is 1:100000 (1 inch equals about 1½ miles).
Topographic features (including elevations), towns and streets, even individual
buildings, are shown as they existed before WWI. Local villages are labeled
with their Polish names.Click
here to view the map.
Tuchin or Tulchin?
Does your family actually have roots in Tulchin (Tul’chyn)? Remember,
Tul’chyn, Ukraine, is a different town, located approximately 280 km SE of
Tuchin, in the Podolia region. For more information on Tul'chyn, contact the
Pictures (Updated 4 January
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of this page.
Memoirs and Family Stories
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Please contact the author of
- JewishGen Family Finder (for Tuchin)
Business Directory for Tuchin and
surrounding villages lists many Jewish names.Click
here to search the names.
The Legacy of the Holocaust
Other Tuchin Links (Updated 2 November 2014)
Compiled by David R.
Updated by DRB 02 Nov
Copyright © 2000 David R. Brill
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