Fortna Litomyšl - Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Arne1
N 49° 52.323 E 016° 18.700
33U E 594251 N 5525229
Quick Description: Renaissance covered stairs / kryté schodište - Litomyšl.
Location: Pardubický kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 5/23/2011 5:54:26 AM
Waymark Code: WMBHFE
Views: 73

Long Description:
[EN]
COVERED STAIRS - Fortna In LITOMYŠL
An interesting sight in Litomysl is covered staircase - so-called Fortna. Fortna was once built to connect the Upper (New), Lower City with the city, dates from the 15th century. Today, the leading portal Piarist facade of the church, along the building of the Regional Museum to the castle. To get the row of square Toulovcova Street Bozena Nemcova.
Number of steps is 68

[CS]
KRYTÉ SCHODIŠTE – FORTNA V LITOMYŠLI
Zajímavou památkou v Litomyšle je kryté schodište – tzv. fortna. Fortna byla kdysi vybudována ke spojení Horního (Nového) mesta s mestem Dolním, pochází z 15. století. Dnes vede fortna pred prucelí piaristického kostela, podél budovy Regionálního muzea až k zámku. K fortne se dostanete z Toulovcova námestí ulicí Boženy Nemcové.
Pocet schodu je 68.
Date of origin:: 15th century

Style: Renaissance (ca. 1400–1500)

Type of building (structure): Other...

Architect(s): Not listed

Web site of the object (if exists): Not listed

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