Tupaliče

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Tupaliče
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Tupaliče is located in Slovenia
Tupaliče
Tupaliče
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°17′22.04″N 14°25′33.92″E / 46.2894556°N 14.4260889°E / 46.2894556; 14.4260889Coordinates: 46°17′22.04″N 14°25′33.92″E / 46.2894556°N 14.4260889°E / 46.2894556; 14.4260889
CountryFlag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional regionUpper Carniola
Statistical regionUpper Carniola
MunicipalityPreddvor
Area
 • Total2.25 km2 (0.87 sq mi)
Elevation
455.1 m (1,493.1 ft)
Population
 (2002)
 • Total351
[1]

Tupaliče (pronounced [ˈtuːpalitʃɛ]; German: Tupalitsch[2]) is a village south of Preddvor in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.[3]

The local church is dedicated to Saint Clement. It is a Romanesque building with a Baroque sanctuary and a later belfry. Frescos in the nave date to ca. 1400 and there are 16th-century images of Saint Christopher and of the Crucifixion of Jesus on the south exterior wall.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. ^ Leksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol. 6: Kranjsko. 1906. Vienna: C. Kr. Dvorna in Državna Tiskarna, p. 58.
  3. ^ Preddvor municipal site
  4. ^ Slovenian Tourist Board site

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