Papirnica

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Papirnica
Papirnica Slovenia.JPG
Papirnica is located in Slovenia
Papirnica
Papirnica
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°10′56.84″N 14°18′29.84″E / 46.1824556°N 14.3082889°E / 46.1824556; 14.3082889Coordinates: 46°10′56.84″N 14°18′29.84″E / 46.1824556°N 14.3082889°E / 46.1824556; 14.3082889
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Upper Carniola
Statistical region Upper Carniola
Municipality Škofja Loka
Area
 • Total 0.35 km2 (0.14 sq mi)
Elevation 381.8 m (1,252.6 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 61
[1]

Papirnica (pronounced [paˈpiːɾnitsa]) is a settlement in the Municipality of Škofja Loka in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

Name[edit]

The name Papirnica literally means 'paper factory'. In the 18th century paper was manufactured at the Pirman farm in the village.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. ^ Savnik, Roman, ed. 1968. Krajevni leksikon Slovenije, vol. 1. Ljubljana: Državna založba Slovenije, p. 368.

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