Sady nad Torysou

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Košice-okolie District in the Kosice Region

Sady nad Torysou is a new village and municipality in Košice-okolie District in the Kosice Region of eastern Slovakia.

History[edit]

The municipality was established only in 1964. In fact, the village is formed by two localities: Byster and Zdoba. Byster (Hungarian: Beszter) and Zdoba (Hungarian: Izdoba), respectively first mentioned in 1332 (Bester), and in 1337 (Zdoba) in historical records belonged to Krásna pri Hornádom’s benedectine abbey. In 1337, German settlers established in Byster (Peyster).

Geography[edit]

The village lies at an altitude of 207 metres and covers an area of 8.445 km². It has a population of about 1700 people.

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Coordinates: 48°42′27″N 21°20′51″E / 48.70750°N 21.34750°E / 48.70750; 21.34750