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Metropolitans of the Crimean Khanate epoch

Nikolai Zharkikh

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Separate metropolitan for the Crimean Khanate never existed. From the late 17th century our sources indicate Metropolitan stay in Bakhchisarai, but none of them suggests this staying as permanent, Bakhchisarai as the main seat of Metropolis.