Meseșenii de Jos

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Meseșenii de Jos
Magyarkecel
Commune
Orthodox Church in Aghireş
Orthodox Church in Aghireş
Meseșenii de Jos in Sălaj County
Meseșenii de Jos in Sălaj County
Meseșenii de Jos is located in Romania
Meseșenii de Jos
Meseșenii de Jos
Location of village Meseşenii de Jos in Romania
Coordinates: 47°9′N 22°59′E / 47.150°N 22.983°E / 47.150; 22.983
Country  Romania
County Actual Salaj county CoA.pngSălaj County
Commune Meseșenii de Jos
Historic region Transylvania
Government
 • Mayor Sandu Bercean (Social Democratic Party)
Area 62.86 km2 (24.27 sq mi)
Population (2002)[1] 3,078
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website www.ghidulprimariilor.ro

Meseșenii de Jos (Hungarian: Magyarkecel) is a commune located in Sălaj County, Romania. It is composed of four villages: Aghireș (Egrespatak), Fetindia (Gurzófalva), Meseșenii de Jos and Meseșenii de Sus (Oláhkecel).

Sights[edit]

  • Reformed Church in Meseșenii de Jos (construction in the 15th century), historic monument[2]
  • Orthodox Church in Meseșenii de Jos (construction 1875)[3]
  • Orthodox Church in Meseșenii de Sus (construction 1785), historic monument
  • Orthodox Church in Aghireș

Coordinates: 47°09′N 22°59′E / 47.150°N 22.983°E / 47.150; 22.983

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