Church of St. Wenceslaus / Kostel Sv. Václava - Harrachov (North Bohemia)
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N 50° 46.327 E 015° 25.885
33U E 530420 N 5624572
Quick Description: Depicted Church of St. Wenceslaus (Kostel Sv. Václava), parish church of Roman Catholic parish in montane town Harrachov, was built in Classicist style in 1822-1828.
Location: Liberecký kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 7/17/2014 1:02:51 PM
Waymark Code: WMM41B
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 19

Long Description:

Depicted Church of St. Wenceslaus (Kostel Sv. Václava), parish church of Roman Catholic parish in montane town Harrachov, was built in Classicist style in 1822-1828.

Simple single-nave church was built at the site of older wooden church from 1788. Interesting is patrially glass-made (Harrachov is town with long-standing glass-making tradition) Empire-style altar and crystal chandelier.

Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Date of building construction: 1/1/1822

Dominant Architectural Style: Classicism

Archdiocese: Prague

Diocese: Hradec Králové

Address/Location:
Kostel Sv. Václava
Harrachov, Czech Republic
512 46


Relvant Web Site: [Web Link]

Date of organization: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

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