Borovak pri Podkumu

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Borovak pri Podkumu
Borovak pri Podkumu is located in Slovenia
Borovak pri Podkumu
Borovak pri Podkumu
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°4′29.43″N 15°3′28.96″E / 46.0748417°N 15.0580444°E / 46.0748417; 15.0580444Coordinates: 46°4′29.43″N 15°3′28.96″E / 46.0748417°N 15.0580444°E / 46.0748417; 15.0580444
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Lower Carniola
Statistical region Central Sava
Municipality Zagorje ob Savi
Area
 • Total 4.75 km2 (1.83 sq mi)
Elevation 707.4 m (2,320.9 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 81
[1]

Borovak pri Podkumu (pronounced [bɔɾɔˈʋaːk pɾi pɔˈtkuːmu]) is a settlement east of Podkum in the Municipality of Zagorje ob Savi in central Slovenia. Traditionally the area was part of Lower Carniola. It is now included with the rest of the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.[2]

Name[edit]

The name of the settlement was changed from Borovak to Borovak pri Podkumu in 1955.[3]

Church[edit]

The local church (building) in the settlement is dedicated to Saint Ursula and belongs to the Parish of Šentjurij–Podkum. It is a Gothic building that was extended in the 17th century and restyled around 1800.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. ^ Zagorje ob Savi municipal site
  3. ^ Spremembe naselij 1948–95. 1996. Database. Ljubljana: Geografski inštitut ZRC SAZU, DZS.
  4. ^ Slovenian Ministry of Culture register of national heritage reference number ešd 2455

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