Vrh, Loška Dolina

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Vrh is located in Slovenia
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 45°40′49.87″N 14°29′25.27″E / 45.6805194°N 14.4903528°E / 45.6805194; 14.4903528Coordinates: 45°40′49.87″N 14°29′25.27″E / 45.6805194°N 14.4903528°E / 45.6805194; 14.4903528
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Inner Carniola
Statistical region Littoral–Inner Carniola
Municipality Loška Dolina
 • Total 14.66 km2 (5.66 sq mi)
Elevation 644.8 m (2,115.5 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 36

Vrh (pronounced [ˈʋəɾx]) is a small village south of Podgora in the Municipality of Loška Dolina in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.[2]

Mass grave[edit]

Vrh is the site of a mass grave from the period immediately after the Second World War. The Nevinje Cave Mass Grave (Slovene: Grobišče Nevinje jama), also known as the Troha Woods Cave Mass Grave (Jama v Trohovem gozdu), lies in the northeast foothills of Mount Snežnik, 1 km east of the Grajševka hunting lodge. It was used after the war to liquidate opponents of the communist movement.[3]


The local church in the settlement is dedicated to Saint Thomas and belongs to the Parish of Stari Trg.[4]


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