Log pri Brezovici

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Log pri Brezovici
Log pri Brezovici Slovenia.JPG
Log pri Brezovici is located in Slovenia
Log pri Brezovici
Log pri Brezovici
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°0′37.3″N 14°21′24.84″E / 46.010361°N 14.3569000°E / 46.010361; 14.3569000Coordinates: 46°0′37.3″N 14°21′24.84″E / 46.010361°N 14.3569000°E / 46.010361; 14.3569000
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Inner Carniola
Statistical region Central Slovenia
Municipality Log-Dragomer
Area
 • Total 4.64 km2 (1.79 sq mi)
Elevation 338.9 m (1,111.9 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 1,379
[1]

Log pri Brezovici (pronounced [ˈloːk pɾi ˈbɾeːzɔʋitsi]) is a settlement southwest of Ljubljana in central Slovenia. It is the administrative centre of the Municipality of Log-Dragomer in the Inner Carniola region.[2] The territory of the settlement is traversed by the A1 motorway, which has a toll plaza there.

Name[edit]

The name of the settlement was changed from Log to Log pri Brezovici (literally, 'Log near Brezovica') in 1953.[3] Before this it was often referred to as Log pri Ljubljani (literally, 'Log near Ljubljana'), and this name is often still used today.[4][5][6]

Church[edit]

St. John the Baptist Church

The local church in the settlement is dedicated to John the Baptist and belongs to the Parish of Brezovica.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. ^ Log-Dragomer municipal site
  3. ^ Spremembe naselij 1948–95. 1996. Database. Ljubljana: Geografski inštitut ZRC SAZU, DZS.
  4. ^ Grgić, Silvo. 1995. Zločini okupatorjevih sodelavcev. Vol. 1: Izven boja pobiti in na druge načine umorjeni, ranjeni in ujeti slovenski partizani. Ljubljana: Društvo piscev zgodovine NOB Slovenije, p. 335.
  5. ^ Jutranji žarki za novo udobje bivanja. 2009. Finance (May 31).
  6. ^ Ličen, Nives. 2007. Izobraževanje lastnikov psov. Bachelor's thesis. Ljubljana: University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Arts, Department of Education, p. 16.
  7. ^ Brezovica municipal site

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