Klaster Plasy, Czech Republic, EU
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N 49° 56.079 E 013° 23.448
33U E 384519 N 5532605
Quick Description: Monastery in Plasy is a Cistercian monastery in the town of coats in the Plzen-sever.
Location: Plzensky kraj, Czech Republic
Date Posted: 10/20/2010 4:06:36 AM
Waymark Code: WM9Z3D
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 99

Long Description:
Klaster byl zalozen knizetem Vladislavem II. a jeho manzelkou Gertrudou roku 1144, kdyz pro klaster vydal zakladajici listinu. Klaster je podle langheimske tradice osazen v breznu 1145 reholniky z bavorskeho Langheimu, prvnich devet reholniku ziskava od Vladislava II. knizeci dvorec Plasy a vesnice v okoli – Kaznejov, Sechutice, Vrazne a Nebreziny, od prazskeho biskupa Oty jeste patou. Klaster vznika na miste mocalu v udolni nive reky Strely, dnes leziciho uprostred mestecka Plasy. Cisterciaci ziskavaji postupne dalsi vesnice a uzemi, obdarovavani jsou nejen vladnoucim rodem, ale i slechtou, nektere vsi kupuji, jine vzdalene smenuji za blizke lokality.
Vyjimecnosti plaskeho vodniho systemu je dokonale reseni zakladu konventu, ktere bylo kvuli bazinate pude zpevneno 5.100 dubovymi kuly zatlucenymi do zeme. Pres ne byl polozen tramovy rost a teprve na nej vystaveno zdivo budovy. Aby rost nezacal hnit a budova se propadat, byla do zakladu privedena voda z nekolika pramenu, ktera zamezila pristupu vzduchu ke drevu a to de facto zkamenelo.

The monastery was founded by Prince Vladislav II. and his wife Gertrude in 1144, when the cluster gave the founding act. The monastery is under langheimske tradition fitted in March 1145 from the Bavarian monks Langheimu, obtains the first nine monks from Vladislav II. princely court Plasy and villages in the area - Kaznejov, Sechutice, and Vražné Nebreziny, the Bishop of Prague, a fifth of Ota. Cluster created on the spot in the swamp Shots alluvial plain of the river, now small town midway Plasy. Cistercians gradually gaining more villages and territories, presentee are not only the ruling family, but the nobility, buy some villages, others in exchange for the near distant locations.
Excellence Plasy water system is the perfect solution base of the convent, which was reinforced because of swampland 5100 Oak Kula patched into the ground. At no timber was placed on the grate and it just exposed masonry buildings. To grate started rotting and the building is collapsing, was brought into the base water from several springs, which prevent access of air to wood and a de facto stone.

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Full name of the abbey/monastery/convent: Klaster Plasy

Plzenska 2
Plasy, Plzensky kraj Czech Republic

Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic - Cistercian Order

Date founded/constructed: 1144

Web Site: [Web Link]

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