The Church of Virgin Mary Assumption - Ceska Skalice, Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 50° 23.780 E 016° 02.163
33U E 573637 N 5583210
Quick Description: The Church of Virgin Mary Assumption in Ceska Skalice.
Location: Královéhradecký kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 10/11/2013 2:14:45 PM
Waymark Code: WMJ8QF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 22

Long Description:
This church has two curiosities...
the rustic Baroque church is primarily known as the location of the wedding a parents of Božena Nemcová, Jan Krtitel Pankl and Marie Magdalena Terezie Novotná, even as the place of the wedding Barunka Pankl and Josef Nemec (12 September 1837). Also, parents of Barunka has a wedding here in 7. August 1820. See also (visit link) .

and second... a cannonballs in the plaster on the church tower and on the facade of the church reminiscents of hardships of Prussia-Austrian war in 1866.
Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Dominant Architectural Style: Baroque

Archdiocese: Královehradecká

Diocese: Česká Skalice

Ceska Skalice, Czech Republic

Relvant Web Site: [Web Link]

Date of organization: Not listed

Date of building construction: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

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