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Church in Radruz
©2012 By Tomasz Dziubinski

Church in Radruz

Radruz, Roztocze, Poland

A greek-catholic church (tserkva) of St. Paraskeva, built in 1583.
It is one of the oldest and best preserved wooden church building in Europe and oldest in Poland. It has been placed on the prestigious international World Monuments Fund list (WMF).

The church is located on a hill above Radruzka stream, and with a bell tower is surrounded by a wall (present from 1825), which gives it a defensive character. It was built of fir and oak wood, using late-Gothic carpentry experience with no use of nails, only wooden parts.

Nikon D800 ,Carl Zeiss Makro-Planar T* 2/100 ZF
1/160s f/11.0 at 100.0mm iso280 full exif

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Matylda Lempel-Chareza Photography27-Aug-2012 06:59
v,bylam tam !
Gérard Koehl26-Aug-2012 06:56
Magnifique clocher. V
soulis25-Aug-2012 23:34
Excellent work! V.
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