|NAUJAMIESTIS: Kovno (Kaunas)|
Naujamiestis is the small town near the district capital Panevezys that was in the Russian empire in KOVNO Gubernia. Alternate names: Naujamiestis [Lith], Novoe Mesto [Rus], Nayshtot-Ponivezh [Yid], Nowe Miasto [Pol], Karaimų Naumiestis, Naujamiestis Karaimų, Nowe Miasto Karaimskie, Novomyesto, Nauyamiyestis, Nauyamestis, Naujamiesčio, Russian: Новое-Место. נײַשטאָט־פּאָנעװעזש-Yiddish. 55°41' N, 24°09' E, 8 miles WSW of Panevėžys (Ponevezh). Jewish population: 298 in 1897 and 157 in 1923.
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