« 2017. #6 (138)

The Ethnology Notebooks. 2017, 6 (138), 1307—1322

UDK 728:72.012/.02(477.82­22)


Received 11.06.2017



Radovych Roman Bohdanovych, Ph.D in History, research fellow

at the Department of Historical Ethnology

of the Institute of Ethnology

of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.

Svobody Avenue, 15, Lviv, 79000, Ukraine.

Contacts: Tel. (067)7117846; e-mail:

Abstract. In the proposed work features of housing construction culture on the territory of Manevychi district of Volyn region are considered. The specifics of building materials, technology and technology of wall construction, peculiarities of the formation of a ceiling, roof, heating system, etc. have been characterized. The localization of these phenomena has been carried out, as well as features common to the housing of the Western and Middle Polissia is allocated.

 Keywords: Polissia, housing, planning, building technique, roof, ceiling, heating system.


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