Jiřetín pod Jedlovou

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Jiřetín pod Jedlovou
Municipality
Skyline of Jiřetín pod Jedlovou
Flag of Jiřetín pod Jedlovou
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Coat of arms of Jiřetín pod Jedlovou
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Jiřetín pod Jedlovou is located in Czech Republic
Jiřetín pod Jedlovou
Jiřetín pod Jedlovou
Coordinates: 50°52′28″N 14°34′26″E / 50.87444°N 14.57389°E / 50.87444; 14.57389Coordinates: 50°52′28″N 14°34′26″E / 50.87444°N 14.57389°E / 50.87444; 14.57389
Country  Czech Republic
Region Ústí nad Labem
District Děčín
Area
 • Total 11.21 km2 (4.33 sq mi)
Elevation 458 m (1,503 ft)
Population
 • Total 580
 • Density 52/km2 (130/sq mi)
Postal code 407 56
Website http://www.jiretin.cz/

Jiřetín pod Jedlovou (German: Sankt Georgenthal) is a village and municipality (obec) in Děčín District in the Ústí nad Labem Region of the Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of 11.21 square kilometres (4.33 sq mi), and has a population of 580.

Jiřetín pod Jedlovou lies approximately 30 kilometres (19 mi) north-east of Děčín, 45 km (28 mi) north-east of Ústí nad Labem, and 89 km (55 mi) north of Prague.

People[edit]

  • Johann Birnbaum (1793–1872), painter
  • Franz Anton Ernst (Czech: František Antonín Ernst; 1745–1805), composer[1]
  • Anton Donat (1746 - ?), painter
  • Johann Aloys Miksch (1765–1845), singer[2]
  • Edmunda Maria Anna May (1805 - ?), abbottess
  • Josef Pietsch (1810–1866), priest
  • Wenzel Salomon (1874, Jiřetín pod Jedlovou - 1953), painter[3]

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