Spojil is a village in Pardubice Region of the Czech Republic. It is located about 3 km east of city centre of Pardubice and has a population of 342 (2006). Spojil is quite young among Czech villages as it was founded in 1785 in place of two former fish ponds, named Spojil and Strejček. There is only one minor sight, the Assumption chapel, built in 1868.

Spojil
Village
View along main street towards northeast
View along main street towards northeast
Flag of Spojil
Flag
Coat of arms of Spojil
Coat of arms
Spojil is located in Czech Republic
Spojil
Spojil
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°02′32″N 15°49′22″E / 50.04222°N 15.82278°E / 50.04222; 15.82278Coordinates: 50°02′32″N 15°49′22″E / 50.04222°N 15.82278°E / 50.04222; 15.82278
CountryCzech Republic
RegionPardubice
DistrictPardubice
MunicipalityPardubice
Founded1785
Government
 • MayorJan Křivka
Area
 • Total1.75 km2 (0.68 sq mi)
Elevation
221 m (725 ft)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total342
 • Density200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
530 02
Websitewww.spojil.com

The village was part of Pardubice city from 1961 until 1991.[1] Nowadays it is an enclave surrounded entirely by the city, situated between the neighbourhoods of Studánka and Staročernsko.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Historický lexikon obcí České republiky 1869–2005. II. díl, Český statistický úřad, 2006 available online

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