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History of city Merkine in photos

A small historical reference

Merkine - city in Varena district Alytus County Lithuania starostvo Merkines Center, located on the south of the country, at the confluence of two rivers - Neman and Merkys. The first written mention - 1539. December 7, 1569 granted the status of town and city Magdeburg Law.

Sights - Roman Catholic Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (XV century).

Merkine. The celebration on the square in front of church
The celebration on the square in front of church

 
Merkine. Market
Market

 
Merkine. Market
Market

 
Merkine. Market
Market

 
Merkine. Market
Market

 
Merkine. Seinu Street
Seinu Street

 
Merkine. Fire in old sinogoge
Fire in old sinogoge

 
Merkine. Old sinogoga after fire
Old sinogoga after fire

 

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