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Karksi Church of St. Peter

Category Historical Attractions, Churches
Lossi 1, Karksi vald, Viljandimaa
Coordinates 58.106152, 25.565573
GPS: 58° 6' 22" N, 25° 33' 56" E

Своеобразие церкви – в её кривой башне, которая из-за плохой почвы наклонилась на один метр на запад. В средние века церковная жизнь Каркси была связана с городищем. В построенном в 13 веке городище была также часованя св. Петра. Нынешняя церковь была построена в 1772-1778 гг.частично на стенах городища. Архитектура церкви крайне проста, к церковному залу пристроена башня со шпилем в стиле барокко, с восточной стороны пристроена ризница.

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