Mánfa

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Mánfa
Sarlós Boldogasszony Church of Mánfa
Sarlós Boldogasszony Church of Mánfa
Coat of arms of Mánfa
Coat of arms
Mánfa is located in Hungary
Mánfa
Mánfa
Location of Mánfa in Hungary
Coordinates: 46°09′30″N 18°14′26″E / 46.15839°N 18.24043°E / 46.15839; 18.24043
Country Hungary
Region Southern Transdanubia
County Baranya
Subregion Komlói
Rank Village
KSH code 33923[1]
Area[1]
 • Total 27.70 km2 (10.70 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2008)[1]
 • Total 896
 • Density 32/km2 (84/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 7304
Area code +36 72
Website www.manfa.hu
Mánfa: aerial photograph

Mánfa is a village in Baranya county, Hungary.

Settings[edit]

Mánfa is situated in the Mecsek Mountain sin Southern Hungary. It can be reached by car along the No. 66 highway in the KaposvárSásdMagyarszékPécs line.

History[edit]

The village is an old foundation from the Árpád age. In 1949 another village, Budafa was attached to it, and the united village was attached to the town of Komló, a mining town near Pécs. In 1991 people of Mánfa voted to separate from Komló and recently Mánfa is an independent village.

Sightseeings[edit]

  • The Árpád age romanesque church consecrated to Our Lady (Sarlós Boldogasszony).

References[edit]

  • Gerevich Tibor: Magyarország románkori emlékei. (Die romanische Denkmäler Ungarns.) Egyetemi nyomda. Budapest, 1938.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 46°10′N 18°15′E / 46.167°N 18.250°E / 46.167; 18.250