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Elevation Sign - Ceska Skalice, Czech Republic. 294 m
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 50° 23.734 E 016° 03.225
33U E 574896 N 5583143
Quick Description: Elevation Sign - Ceska Skalice a train station.
Location: Královéhradecký kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 12/27/2014 8:19:16 AM
Waymark Code: WMN4WH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 11

Long Description:
The history of Ceská Skalice reaches back to the beginning of the 13th century and includes also many disasters that happened throughout the time. The most famous battle fought between the Prussian and Austrian armies close to the town took place on June 28, 1866. This battle is commemorated by a number of graves (visit link) and memorials to soldiers killed in the combat.

The name of Ceska Skalice is closely connected with Božena Nemcová (visit link) - a famous Czech writer, especially with her childhood and her novel "Babicka" (The Grandmother).
Location: Ceska Skalice a train station

Posted Elevation: 294 meters

GPSR Elevation: 294 meters

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