Kostel sv. Jirí v Dolní Branné
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member HIPE
N 50° 35.458 E 015° 35.511
33U E 541893 N 5604506
Quick Description: In 1398 in the village center left Eusebius von Wallenstein built a wooden church. During the Hussite wars the church was destroyed. Later, in r. 1490, owner Jirí village of Wallenstein here built a new church, this time with a stone belfry.
Location: Královéhradecký kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 2/15/2015 11:01:34 AM
Waymark Code: WMNCPW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
Views: 13

Long Description:
In 1398 in the village center left Eusebius von Wallenstein built a wooden church. During the Hussite wars the church was destroyed. Later, in r. 1490, owner Jirí village of Wallenstein here built a new church, this time with a stone belfry. In 1857 began the reconstruction of the old church and 21 September of the same year laid the foundation for the construction of the present church, which was consecrated on October 2, 1860. Inside the church on the right wall is a white marble plate with four figures by pediatric and Christ on the cross, with Czech inscription: "V r. 1597 before this altar dead flesh of your sons and daughters, Mr. Johann Blediny, an official Štepanice estate, in the silence of the coming of the Lord."
Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Diocese: Vrchlabi

Address/Location:
Krkonosska 287
Vrchlabi, Czech Republic
54301


Date of organization: Not listed

Date of building construction: Not listed

Dominant Architectural Style: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

Archdiocese: Not listed

Relvant Web Site: Not listed

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