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Gorenja Vas pri Polici

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Country  Slovenia
Statistical region  Central Slovenia
Elevation  502 m
Population  56 (2002)
Traditional region  Lower Carniola
Municipality  Grosuplje
Area  176 ha
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Gorenja Vas pri Polici ([gɔˈɾeːnja ˈʋaːs pɾi pɔˈliːtsi]; Slovene: Gorenja vas pri Polici, German: Oberdorf) is a small settlement in the hills north of Polica in the Municipality of Grosuplje in central Slovenia. The area is part of the historical region of Lower Carniola. The municipality is now included in the Central Slovenia Statistical Region.

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Map of 1290 Gorenja Vas pri Polici, Slovenia

Name

The name of the settlement was changed from Gorenja vas to Gorenja vas pri Polici in 1953. In the past the German name was Oberdorf.

Cultural heritage

A small chapel-shrine in the village is dedicated to the Virgin Mary and was built in 1911.

References

Gorenja Vas pri Polici Wikipedia


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