Looking for a place in the area on a map?
You can either enter the name of a town, or of a region. For the Lida
region, select nowogrodzkie, which brings up a page with a list.
You can think of Gmina as being like townships. You can also expand the
list for other localities than the township center with the show all
places button. Ashmiany is listed under wilenski, and is spelled
A comprehensive list of
localities in Lida District from the 1929 Polish
Radzima.org has many old and new photographs of the region. Click
on ENG to switch to English first. Then click on the country -
most villages now in Belarus, but Eisiskes is in Lithuania. For
Belarus, the villages are in the Grodna region. Most of them are in the
Lida subdivision of Grodna, but some are in Ashmiany [indicated above].
After that, you're at the village level. Enjoy!
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