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St. Luzia und Agatha Church - Rech, RLP, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry
N 50° 30.776 E 007° 02.254
32U E 360865 N 5597503
Quick Description: Church built of local quarry stone.
Location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Date Posted: 8/6/2016 11:26:38 AM
Waymark Code: WMRV7X
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
Views: 3

Long Description:
Source: (visit link) :
"Die katholische Pfarrkirche St. Luzia in Rech, einer Ortsgemeinde im Landkreis Ahrweiler im Norden von Rheinland-Pfalz, wurde 1720 erbaut und befindet sich in der Nollstraße bzw. Bärenbachstraße."

EN:
"The Catholic Church of St. Lucy in Rech, a municipality in the district Ahrweiler in the north of Rhineland-Palatinate, was built in 1720 and is located in the street or Noll Bärenbach Street."


Source: (visit link) :
"Die Kirche wurde aus einheimischen Bruchstein als Saalbau errichtet. Die Grundsteinlegung erfolget am 08. 05. 1720.
Die Pfarrei Rech bildet heute mit den Nachbarpfarreien Dernau und Mayschoß eine Pfarrgemeinschaft im Dekanat Ahr-Eifel im Bistum Trier.
Die Reichsherrschaft Saffenburg, Maychoß und Rech gehörten im Mittelalter verwaltungstechnisch zur Pfarrei Dernau. Von der geistlichen Obrigkeit der französischen Regierung wurde die Erlaubnis erteilt, eine eigenständige Pfarrei zu führen. Die neu errichtete Pfarrei gehörte zuerst zur Diözese Aachen und ab 1824 zum Bistum Trier.
Während des 30-jährigen Krieges wurde die Recher Kapelle von schwedischen Truppen geplündert und die Reliquien der Heiligen Luzia entwendet. "

EN:
"The church was built of local quarry stone.
The parish Rech forms today with neighboring parishes Dernau and Mayschoss a parish community in the deanery Ahr Eifel in the diocese of Trier.
The imperial rule Saffenburg, Maychoß and Rech belonged in the Middle Ages administratively to the parish Dernau. From the religious authorities of the French Government to grant the permissions to perform an independent parish. The newly built parish belonged first to the diocese Aachen and from 1824 to the diocese of Trier.
During the 30-year war the Recher chapel was plundered by Swedish troops and stolen the relics of St Lucy. "
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 5/8/1720

Age of Church building determined by?: Other reliable source

If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Catholic

Street address of Church:
Kirche St. Luzia und Agathe
Nollstraße 2
Rech, RLP Germany
53506


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If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed

If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Not listed

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: Not Listed

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