Monday, September 20, 2010
Poland - Karpacz's Church Wang
KARPACZ - Church Wang.
One of the three postcards sent by Kamil from Poznan in Poland.
This is from Wikipedia : Vang stave church (Świątynia Wang, also Vang stavkirke, German: Stabkirche Wang) is a stave church which was bought by the Prussian King and transferred from Vang in Norway and re-erected in 1842 in Brückenberg near Krummhübel in Germany, now Karpacz in the Karkonosze mountains of Poland.
The church is a four-post single-nave stave church originally built around 1200 in the parish of Vang in the Valdres region of Norway.