Tuchin is located in western Ukraine,
in the geographical region known as Volyn (Volhynia, Wolyn, etc.) approximely 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 River.
View Tuchin via MapQuest (Lat 50° 42´, Long 26° 34´).
(Then click your browser's Back button to return here.)
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.
Pictures (Updated 4 January 2000)
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photographs of life in Tuchin? Please contact
the author of this page.
Memoirs and Family Stories
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your family stories about life in Tuchin? Please
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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 20 August 2004)
Compiled by David R. Brill
Updated by DRB 20 Aug 2004
Copyright © 2000 David R. Brill
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