Podkraj, Hrastnik

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Podkraj
Podkraj, Hrastnik - cerkev sv. Nikolaja.jpg
Podkraj is locatit in Slovenia
Podkraj
Podkraj
Location in Slovenie
Coordinates: 46°7′11.64″N 15°5′8.82″E / 46.1199000°N 15.0857833°E / 46.1199000; 15.0857833Coordinates: 46°7′11.64″N 15°5′8.82″E / 46.1199000°N 15.0857833°E / 46.1199000; 15.0857833
KintraFlag of Slovenia.svg Slovenie
Tradeetional regionLawer Carniola
Statistical regionCentral Sava
MunicipalityHrastnik
Area
 • Total10.51 km2 (4.06 sq mi)
Elevation
221 m (725 ft)
Population
 (2002)
 • Tot455
[1]

Podkraj (German: Podkrai)[2] is a dounset in the Municipality o Hrastnik in central Slovenie. It lees on the richt bank o the Sava River. Tradeetionally the aurie wis pairt o the Lawer Carniola region. It is nou includit wi the rest o the municipality in the Central Sava Statistical Region.[3] It includes the hamlets o Sava (German: Savadörfl),[2] Koritnik, Strušce, Kladje, Ruda, Boriče, an Hribar.

Kirk[eedit | eedit soorce]

The local kirk is dedicatit tae Saunt Nicholas. It dates tae the late 15t or early 16t hunderyear.[4]

Mass graves[eedit | eedit soorce]

Podkraj is the steid o three kent mass graves frae the period immediately efter the Seicont Warld War. The Boating Club Mass Grave (Slovene: Grobišče pri Brodarskem društvu) lees on the richt bank o the Sava, aboot 100 m east o the brig near the Hrastnik Boating Club. It conteens the remains o a unkent nummer o German sodgers that wur murthert here in Mey 1945.[5] The Sava Brig Mass Grave ([Grobišče pri mostu čez Savo] error: {{lang}}: text haes italic markup (help)) lees on the richt bank o the Sava, aboot 100 m wast o the brig, at the steid o a firthen shed. It conteens the remains o a unkent nummer o German sodgers that wur murthert here in Mey 1945.[6] The Gas Station Mass Grave ([Grobišče pri bencinskem servisu] error: {{lang}}: text haes italic markup (help)) is locatit near the gas station wast o Podkraj on the richt bank o the Sava. It conteens the remains o civilian refugees that wur fleein towards Austrick at the end o the war, but wut interceptit bi the Yugoslav Airmy at Hrastnik an murthert.[7]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. 2.0 2.1 Leksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol. 6: Kranjsko. 1906. Vienna: C. Kr. Dvorna in Državna Tiskarna, pp. 88–89.
  3. Hrastnik municipal site
  4. Slovenian Ministry of Culture register of national heritage reference number ešd 2198
  5. Boating Club Mass Grave on Geopedia (in Slovene)
  6. Sava Bridge Mass Grave on Geopedia (in Slovene)
  7. Gas Station Mass Grave on Geopedia (in Slovene)

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

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