Statues - Hither & Thither

Czech Republic
Nepomuk
Plzeňský kraj

Přesanické Námĕstí

Sloupec Svatého Vojtĕcha

Saint Adalbert's Column

Saint Adalbert (Czech Vojtěch)
(c. 956 - 997)
bishop of Prague and a missionary, was martyred in his efforts to convert the Baltic Prussians. Patron saint of Bohemia, Poland, Hungary and Prussia
(Wikipedia)

1672

Nepomuk /  Sloupec Svatého Vojtĕcha   Nepomuk /  Sloupec Svatého Vojtĕcha

Description

Column with statue of St. Adalbert. On the foot of the column is a coat of arms.

Tags

Location N 49°29'2" E 13°34'39"

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