Re: [S-R] Bobrovec bell tower
- The church dates back to 14th century and it was remodeled in
renaissance style 1550-1560.
The bell is from 1527.
I have been there in 1997 and there is a rare consecrated chapel
church of musicians there with seating capacity for 4 people.
At 06:35 PM 4/13/2009, you wrote:
>To all of you with roots in Bobrovec, Slovakia, we have a great challenge.
>The Church of St. George (Sv. Juraj) greatly needs your financial
>help right now to renovate the Bell Tower and especially the antique
>bells, one of which, now 400 years old, was saved at great risk by
>our ancestors during World War I.
>Please log on to our website at bobrovecbells.org and help in any
>way you possibly can.
>D'akujeme pekne, s pozdravom, Greg Fasing, Honorary Consul,
>Consulate of the Slovak Republic, Denver, Colorado USA
>Consulate of the Slovak Republic
>P. O. Box 2 0 0 3 4 0
>Denver, Colorado 80220-0340 USA