Băsești

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For the commune in Teleorman County, see Călmățuiu de Sus; for the commune in Vaslui County, see Viişoara, Vaslui.
Băseşti
Commune
Wooden Church in Sălişte
Wooden Church in Sălişte
Commune Băseşti in Maramureş County
Commune Băseşti in Maramureş County
Băseşti is located in Romania
Băseşti
Băseşti
Băseşti within Romania
Coordinates: 47°28′50″N 23°08′46″E / 47.48056°N 23.14611°E / 47.48056; 23.14611
Country  Romania
County Actual Maramures county CoA.png Maramureş County
Commune Băseşti
Historic region Transylvania
Government
 • Mayor Ioan Călăuz (since 2008) (Independent)
Population (2002)[1] 1,608
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Băseşti (Hungarian: Szilágyillésfalva) is a commune in Maramureş County, northern Romania. It is composed of four villages: Băseşti, Odeşti, Sălişte and Stremţ.

Sights[edit]

  • Wooden Church in Odeşti, built in the 19th century (1832)
  • Wooden Church in Sălişte, built in the 20th century (1902)
  • Memorial House Gheorghe Pop de Băseşti

Famous people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2002; retrieved on March 1, 2010

Coordinates: 47°17′N 23°54′E / 47.29°N 23.9°E / 47.29; 23.9