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Kríž sv. Ivana / St. Ivan cross, Hora sv. Ivana, Czech republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1
N 49° 40.686 E 014° 03.948
33U E 432603 N 5503260
Quick Description: Cross on the spot, which according to legend, often visited hermit St. Ivan. Probably older granite cross, dated 1892, which is probably the date of repair. Depressions in the granite rocks on which stands the cross, is considered to be "Ivans bed".
Location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 1/24/2011 1:02:29 PM
Waymark Code: WMAKA0
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Chris777
Views: 81

Long Description:
Kríž na míste, které podle povesti rád navštevoval poustevník sv. Ivan. Pravdepodobne starší žulový kríž, datován 1892, což je pravdepodobne datum opravy. Prohlubenina v žulovém balvani, na kterém kríž stojí, je považována za "postel" na které svetec odpocíval.
Type of cross: Latin cross

Material used: Stone (granite, sandstone, marble, ...)

Characteristics of this cross:
Latin stone cross, repaired 1892.


Describe the location:
In the middle of the forest, on the crossroad of forest paths.


Year of manufacture: 1/1/1892

Is this cross commemorative ?: No

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