Hrádok

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Hrádok
Village
Slovakia Hradok kostol.JPG
Country Slovakia
Region Trenčín
District Nové Mesto nad Váhom
Elevation 190 m (623 ft)
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
Area 24.14 km2 (9 sq mi)
Population 596 (2004-12-31)
Density 25/km2 (65/sq mi)
First mentioned 1246
Postal code 916 33
Car plate NM
Location of Hrádok in Slovakia
Location of Hrádok in Slovakia
Location of Hrádok in the Trenčín Region
Location of Hrádok in the Trenčín Region
Statistics: MOŠ/MIS

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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