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Kableshkov was a revolutionair, born in Koprivshtitsa into a prosperous family. He studied in Plovidiv and founded the Enlightment society. Because of an illness he returned to Korpivshtitas and became a station master and devoted himself to revolutionairy work. He was head of the local revolution commission. He was the first to proclaim te revolution on April the 20 th 1876. Kableshkov was the head of the militairy council in the town and led the cheta (detachment). After the uprising was surpressd he fled but was captured and prisoned in Veliko Tarnovo. He committed suicide in 1876. He is considered to be the most important revolutionaries because of his courage. The house were he lived can be seen as a musem of rebellion.

Address: todor kableskov 8
Directions: near the byala stream

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  • Written Feb 16, 2008
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