Dvorce (Slovakia)

Add to Bucket ListAdded!

Quick Summary

Location
49°04'59"N
020°34'00"E
Country
 Slovakia
Categories
  • Uncathegorised
Rating
Take me there!

Description

Dvorce is the name of a village in the Levoča district of Slovakia. Dvorce was part of the Szepes county of the kingdom of Hungary and was part of the district of Levoča. After over 600 years, the village was evacuated and destroyed in the 1950s to make way for the Javorina military training area. Some of the fittings of the Evangelical (Lutheran) church of Dvorce, which was also destroyed, are preserved in the parsonage of the Evangelical Church, Levoča.Dvorce has been known by various names: in Hungarian as 'Dvorecz' (1869 place name), and 'Szepesudvard' (current usage) and in German as 'Burgerhof'.
This dGuide uses material from the Wikipedia,
released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

Rating

Overall Rating
Please comment your rating:

Please log in to rate this dGuide!