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Mglin (English)
Мглин (Russian)
-  Town[1]  -

Location of Bryansk Oblast in Russia
Mglin is located in Bryansk Oblast
Location of Mglin in Bryansk Oblast
Coat of arms
Administrative status (as of November 2012)
Country Russia
Federal subject Bryansk Oblast[1]
Administrative district Mglinsky District[2]
Urban Administrative Okrug Mglinsky[2]
Administrative center of Mglinsky District,[1] Mglinsky Urban Administrative Okrug[2]
Municipal status (as of August 2012)
Municipal district Mglinsky Municipal District[3]
Urban settlement Mglinskoye Urban Settlement[3]
Administrative center of Mglinsky Municipal District,[3] Mglinskoye Urban Settlement[3]
Population (2010 Census) 7,916 inhabitants[4]
Time zone MSK (UTC+03:00)[5]
First mentioned 1389
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Mglin (Russian: Мглин) is a town and the administrative center of Mglinsky District in Bryansk Oblast, Russia, located on the Sudynka River 167 kilometers (104 mi) west of Bryansk, the administrative center of the oblast. Population: 7,916 (2010 Census);[4] 8,261 (2002 Census);[6] 7,704 (1989 Census).[7]


Mglin was first mentioned in 1389, though the settlement it was built on had existed since the 12th century.

During World War II, Mglin was occupied by the German Army from 16 August 1941 to 22 September 1943.

Administrative and municipal status

Within the framework of administrative divisions, Mglin serves as the administrative center of Mglinsky District.[1] As an administrative division, it is incorporated within Mglinsky District as Mglinsky Urban Administrative Okrug.[2] As a municipal division, Mglinsky Urban Administrative Okrug is incorporated within Mglinsky Municipal District as Mglinskoye Urban Settlement.[3]


The Dormition Cathedral in Mglin

The Dormition Cathedral, built in 1815–1830 in the Neoclassical style, functions in the town.



  1. ^ a b c d Law #13-Z
  2. ^ a b c d Law #69-Z
  3. ^ a b c d e Law #3-Z
  4. ^ a b
  5. ^ Правительство Российской Федерации. Федеральный закон №107-ФЗ от 3 июня 2011 г. «Об исчислении времени», в ред. Федерального закона №248-ФЗ от 21 июля 2014 г. «О внесении изменений в Федеральный закон "Об исчислении времени"». Вступил в силу по истечении шестидесяти дней после дня официального опубликования (6 августа 2011 г.). Опубликован: "Российская газета", №120, 6 июня 2011 г. (Government of the Russian Federation. Federal Law #107-FZ of June 31, 2011 On Calculating Time, as amended by the Federal Law #248-FZ of July 21, 2014 On Amending Federal Law "On Calculating Time". Effective as of after sixty days following the day of the official publication.).
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