Piotrków Governorate

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Петроковская губерния

Piotrków Governorate (Russian: Петроковская губерния; Polish: Gubernia piotrkowska) was an administrative unit (governorate) of the Congress Poland. Its capital was in Petrokov.

History[edit]

It was created in 1867, split off from parts of Radom and Warsaw Governorates. It consisted of uzeyds of Będziń, Częstochowa, Noworadom and Łódź.

Language[edit]

  • By the Imperial census of 1897.[1] In bold are languages spoken by more people than the state language.

References and notes[edit]

  1. ^ Language Statistics of 1897 (Russian)
  2. ^ Languages, number of speakers which in all gubernia were less than 1000

Coordinates: 51°24′18″N 19°41′36″E / 51.405033°N 19.693289°E / 51.405033; 19.693289