Šljivno, Banja Luka

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Location
44°39'36"N
017°04'47"E
Country
 Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Description

Šljivno (Serbian Cyrillic: Шљивно) is a village in the municipality of Banja Luka, Republika Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The village is currently uninhabited.

Geography

The village is located 25 km southwest of Banja Luka.

Population

The village was abandoned after the start of the construction of a military training ground on Mount Manyacha.

History

The first mention of the village dates back to 1541. The village developed slowly, with a population of just over a thousand people by the early 1960s. Over time, the construction of a military training ground on Mount Manyacha began, and all residents were forced to leave the village forever.

Notable Natives

Vitomir Miletic; Serbian artist born here in 1967.
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