Kosh, Armenia

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Kosh
Կոշ
Kosh is located in Armenia
Kosh
Kosh
Coordinates: 40°18′09″N 44°09′25″E / 40.30250°N 44.15694°E / 40.30250; 44.15694
Country Armenia
Marz (Province) Aragatsotn
Population (2008)
 • Total 2,804
Time zone   (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST)   (UTC+5)

Coordinates: 40°18′09″N 44°09′25″E / 40.30250°N 44.15694°E / 40.30250; 44.15694 Kosh (Armenian: Կոշ, also Romanized as Koghes; formerly, Kvash) is a village in the Ashtarak district, Aragatsotn province, Armenia, about 18 km south-west of the district centre Ashtarak. The town is attested as Kvash in early Christian times. In the town are ruins of a 13th-century church - Saint Grigor - and a castle which has yielded Hellenistic pottery remains. There are numerous remainings from early Iron Age residential ruins and buildings of large basalt stone blocks.

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