Češnjica pri Kropi

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Češnjica pri Kropi
Cesnjica pri Kropi.jpg
Češnjica pri Kropi is located in Slovenia
Češnjica pri Kropi
Češnjica pri Kropi
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°17′15.91″N 14°13′41.48″E / 46.2877528°N 14.2281889°E / 46.2877528; 14.2281889Coordinates: 46°17′15.91″N 14°13′41.48″E / 46.2877528°N 14.2281889°E / 46.2877528; 14.2281889
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Upper Carniola
Statistical region Upper Carniola
Municipality Radovljica
Elevation 486.7 m (1,596.8 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 118
[1]

Češnjica pri Kropi (pronounced [ˈtʃeːʃnjitsa pɾi ˈkɾoːpi]) is a village near Kropa in the Municipality of Radovljica in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

Name[edit]

The name of the settlement was changed from Češnjica to Češnjica pri Kropi in 1952.[2]

Church[edit]

Saint Thomas's Church

The church in Češnjica pri Kropi is dedicated to Saint Thomas. It was built in 1696 and renovated in 1763 and 1814. The church is decorated in a simple Baroque style.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. ^ Spremembe naselij 1948–95. 1996. Database. Ljubljana: Geografski inštitut ZRC SAZU, DZS.
  3. ^ Krajevni leksikon Dravske Banovine. 1937. Ljubljana: Zveza za tujski promet za Slovenijo, p. 543.

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