Hrádok

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Hrádok
Village
Slovakia Hradok kostol.JPG
Hrádok is located in Slovakia
Hrádok
Hrádok
Location of Hrádok in Slovakia
Coordinates: 48°41′49″N 17°52′56″E / 48.69694°N 17.88222°E / 48.69694; 17.88222Coordinates: 48°41′49″N 17°52′56″E / 48.69694°N 17.88222°E / 48.69694; 17.88222
CountrySlovakia
RegionTrenčín
DistrictNové Mesto nad Váhom
First mentioned1246
Area
 • Total24.14 km2 (9.32 sq mi)
Elevation
190 m (620 ft)
Population
(2004-12-31)
 • Total596
 • Density25/km2 (64/sq mi)
Postal code
916 33
Car plateNM

Hrádok (Hungarian: Temetvény) is a village and municipality in Nové Mesto nad Váhom District in the Trenčín Region of western Slovakia.

History[edit]

In historical records the village was first mentioned in 1246.

Geography[edit]

The municipality lies at an altitude of 200 metres and covers an area of 24.135 km². It has a population of about 596 people.

Aerial photography of the Castle

Genealogical resources[edit]

The records for genealogical research are available at the state archive "Statny Archiv in Bratislava, Slovakia"

  • Roman Catholic church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1719-1907 (parish A)
  • Lutheran church records (births/marriages/deaths): 1660-1895 (parish B)

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