As evidenced by the archaeological excavations of the city territory was inhabited in III-I millennium BC . e . In Hill " Sokolovsky " found 17 burials mainly copper and bronze age and one - Sarmatian I-II centuries . n . e . 1887 - date of foundation as a settlement canopies . August 29, 1917 was made " The general meeting of the citizens of the village and railway canopies demanding the seizure of power in the hands of the Soviets " in 1928 renamed the urban village Chubarevka . In 1937 the town was renamed in canopies . In 1938 he was awarded the status of a city.