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It was located at the present centre of the city to the West to district of Central Terminal and the Ozyorka farmers market.
The original town of Yekaterinoslav was founded in 1776, not in the current location, but at the confluence of the River Samara with the River Kil'chen' at Loshakivka, north of the Dnieper. However the site had been badly chosen because spring waters were transforming the city into a bog.By the mid-15th century, the Nogai (who lived north of the Sea of Azov) and the Crimean Khanate invaded these lands.The Grand Duchy of Lithuania and the Crimean Khanate agreed to a border along the Dnieper, and farther east along the Samara River (Dnieper), i.e. It was in this time that a new force appeared: the free people, the Cossacks.The city was originally envisioned as the Russian Empire's third capital city, after Moscow and Saint Petersburg.A vital industrial centre of Soviet Ukraine, Dnipro was one of the key centres of the nuclear, arms, and space industries of the Soviet Union.
Cossacks and the Russian army had fought against the Ottoman Empire for control of this area in the Russo-Turkish War (1768–1774).