Simbirsk Governorate

Simbirsk Governorate (Russian: Симбирская губерния, Simbirskaya guberniya), was an administrative division (a guberniya) of the Russian Empire and the Russian SFSR, which existed from 1796 to 1928. Its administrative center was in the city of Simbirsk, renamed Ulyanovsk in 1924 (likewise, Simbirsk Governorate was named Ulyanovsk Governorate).

Simbirsk Governorate
Симбирская губерния
Governorate of the Russian Empire
1796–1928
Coat of arms of Simbirsk
Coat of arms
Simbirsk Gubernia Map.jpg
Map of Simbirsk Governorate.
CapitalSimbirsk
History 
• Established
1796
• Disestablished
1928

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Coordinates: 54°19′00″N 48°22′00″E / 54.3167°N 48.3667°E / 54.3167; 48.3667