Gradešnica

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Gradešnica

Градешница

Gradechnitsa
Village
Gradešnica is located in Republic of North Macedonia
Gradešnica
Gradešnica
Location in North Macedonia
Coordinates: 41°05′06″N 021°45′48″E / 41.08500°N 21.76333°E / 41.08500; 21.76333Coordinates: 41°05′06″N 021°45′48″E / 41.08500°N 21.76333°E / 41.08500; 21.76333
CountryNorth Macedonia
Statistical regionPelagonia
MunicipalityNovaci
Elevation
953 m (3,127 ft)
Population
 (2002)
 • Total89
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Area code047

Gradešnica (Macedonian: Градешница) is a village in the Municipality of Novaci of North Macedonia, located in the northwestern foothills of the Voras Mountains. According to the census of 2002, the population of Gradešnica is composed of 88 Macedonians and 1 Turk.[1]

Gradešnica and the surrounding area was caught in the middle of major military action during World War I. The Macedonian front passed through the area and the decisive Battle of Dobro Pole took place nearby.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Министерство за Локална Самоуправа. База на општински урбанистички планови Archived 2008-09-15 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Village of Gradeshnica (Mariovo) - Municipality of Novaci". Discover remembrance of the front of the First World War in Macedonia. Retrieved 2019-09-05.

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