Was a Pilot – was the Victory
Badly now the first is forgotten the name of this district is “a Pilot”. More than 40 years, he is another resounding name – “Victory”.
The first residential building on the Pilot was incorporated in January 1971. At this time there was nothing, except for kuchugury, which raised the first construction cranes.
Interestingly, the master plan of 1967 not provided for in the area of active construction.
But three years later the architects of the “Dneprovagonmasha” has offered the project of the residential area, seats 60 thousand people.
The construction of the new district were the Soviet “shock” rate. At the end of 1971 was already inhabited 5 nine houses and 648 apartments. In the same year opened a school for 800 seats.
There was the first grocery store, bread and dairy stores. 6 nine-commissioned before the end of 1972.
Most of the buildings of the Victory 4, 5 and 6 are all on the alluvial areas, which previously housed the Dnieper Bay and marshes.
The housing estate has brought in a list of monuments of architecture
The construction area was a shock victory rate? at the end of 1971, the people settled in 5 of the nine-648 apartments.
A pilot array was planned in two “neighborhoods.” The first part (up to the Boulevard of Fame) was built in three years, in 1974 – now it’s a Win-4 and 5.
In 1973 started to build a Pilot array-2 (now Victory-6).
Within five years, by the spring of 1976, the whole area was built up with 9-, 12 – and 16-storey residential houses. Came the city’s first supermarket, a cinema “salute”. Formed the main thoroughfare – the Avenue of Heroes the Boulevard of Fame, the waterfront of Victory.
In 1983, a team of architects who designed the housing estate Victory received the State prize of the Soviet Union in the field of architecture. And the community brought in a list of monuments of national importance.
In the spring of 1972, a year after the Foundation of the array, began to build an unprecedented structure, “tridtsatiletnej nine-story house at 1080 apartments.”
In 1974, there was a Chinese wall is the longest building in Ukraine (about 850 metres) and one of the longest buildings in the world.
Space to the Boulevard of Fame was rebuilt in three years, and in 1976 the entire territory of the Victory was filled with nine-, twelve – and shestnadtsatietazhki.
Here, on a Pilot, the first Dnipropetrovsk skyscrapers”the tower”. It was supposed to build three high-rise “candle”, the result was only two.
Each “tower” was designed for 242 one -, two – and three-bedroom apartments. The construction was an innovative method of the “sliding” of the formwork of reinforced concrete block-concrete.
The first tower was completed in 1979. And in 1984-1986 built a second “candle” to 26 floors.
Appeared first in Dnepropetrovsk Supermarket (the prototype of the modern supermarket) and a cinema “salute”.
In 1983, the team of architects who worked on the f/m Victory, was awarded the State prize of the Soviet Union in the field of architecture.
The Victory is your “circle”
The name “Pilot” residential area wore long. In may 1975, in honor of the 30th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war the Executive Committee of the Council was renamed “the Pilot residential area in the mountains of Victory.”
The name stuck in people, in the nominative case – “Victory”.
Then renamed all the lines. Quay street was the Waterfront Victory, and its sequel, the Avenue of Heroes. “The Boulevard between the first and second Pilot areas” became the Boulevard of Fame.
The area at the beginning of the array, where they built the tower-“candle” was called Victory square. The last name did not stick, the citizens call this place simply “the circle”.