Church of St. Martin / Kostel Sv. Martina - Horní Vidim (Central Bohemia)
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N 50° 28.055 E 014° 31.594
33U E 466400 N 5590727
Quick Description: Neo-Gothic Church of St. Martin (Kostel Sv. Martina), built in 1878, is a parish church of Horní Vidim Roman Catholic parish and also one of village's landmarks.
Location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 4/11/2015 2:25:43 PM
Waymark Code: WMNP0P
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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Long Description:

Neo-Gothic Church of St. Martin (Kostel Sv. Martina), built in 1878, is a parish church of Horní Vidim Roman Catholic parish (Rímskokatolická farnost Horní Vidim) and also one of village's landmarks.

Church of St. Martin was constructed on the site of medieval Gothic parish church (ca 1320), which was destroyed probably during peasant rebellion in 1620. The new church, consecrated by Litomerice bishop Antonín Ludvík Frindl in 1878, is rectangular single nave structure with triagonal presbytery, flat ceiling and high slender western-oriented belfry. The interior is neo-Gothic.

Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Date of organization: 1/1/1318

Date of building construction: 1/1/1878

Dominant Architectural Style: Neo-Gothic

Archdiocese: Prague

Diocese: Litoměřice

Address/Location:
Kostel Sv. Martina
Vidim 1
Liběchov, Czech Republic
277 21


Relvant Web Site: [Web Link]

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

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