Oplotnica

Oplotnica (pronounced [ɔˈploːtnitsa]; German: Oplotnitz) is a small town in eastern Slovenia. It is the seat of the Municipality of Oplotnica. It lies on the Oplotniščica River, a left tributary of the Dravinja River, to the north of Slovenske Konjice. The area was part of the traditional region of Styria and formerly part of Austria-Hungary. The municipality is now included in the Drava Statistical Region.[2]

Oplotnica
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Oplotnica is located in Slovenia
Oplotnica
Oplotnica
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°23′09.70″N 15°26′44.70″E / 46.3860278°N 15.4457500°E / 46.3860278; 15.4457500Coordinates: 46°23′09.70″N 15°26′44.70″E / 46.3860278°N 15.4457500°E / 46.3860278; 15.4457500
CountryFlag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional regionStyria
Statistical regionDrava
MunicipalityOplotnica
Area
 • Total3.60 km2 (1.39 sq mi)
Elevation
379.0 m (1,243.4 ft)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Total1,420

The parish church in the settlement of Čadram is dedicated to John the Baptist and belongs to the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Maribor. It was built between 1895 and 1899.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Naselje Oplotnica". Statistični urad Republike Slovenije. Retrieved February 14, 2020.
  2. ^ Oplotnica municipal site
  3. ^ Slovenian Ministry of Culture register of national heritage reference number ešd 2927

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