Kriška Vas

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Kriška Vas
Kriska Vas Slovenia.jpg
Kriška Vas is located in Slovenia
Kriška Vas
Kriška Vas
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 45°56′30.96″N 14°44′16.51″E / 45.9419333°N 14.7379194°E / 45.9419333; 14.7379194Coordinates: 45°56′30.96″N 14°44′16.51″E / 45.9419333°N 14.7379194°E / 45.9419333; 14.7379194
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Lower Carniola
Statistical region Central Slovenia
Municipality Ivančna Gorica
Area
 • Total 1.84 km2 (0.71 sq mi)
Elevation 562.1 m (1,844.2 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 133
[1]

Kriška Vas (pronounced [ˈkɾiːʃka ˈʋaːs]; Slovene: Kriška vas, in older sources also Križna Vas,[2] German: Kreuzdorf[2]) is a village south of Višnja Gora in the Municipality of Ivančna Gorica in central Slovenia. The area is part of the historical region of Lower Carniola. The municipality is now included in the Central Slovenia Statistical Region.[3]

Church[edit]

Mary Magdalene Church

The local church is dedicated to Mary Magdalene and belongs to the Parish of Višnja Gora. It was built in the 16th century and was partially rebuilt in the 17th century.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia Archived November 18, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ a b Leksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol. 6: Kranjsko. 1906. Vienna: C. Kr. Dvorna in Državna Tiskarna, p. 98.
  3. ^ Ivančna Gorica municipal site
  4. ^ "EŠD 2671". Registry of Immovable Cultural Heritage (in Slovenian). Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Slovenia. Retrieved 4 August 2011. 

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