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Memorable trees of Frenštát and Nový Jičín Districts

The lime in Karlovice

Basic information

The memorable Small-leaved Lime (Tilia cordata) grows in Trojanovice parish in the part called Karlovice. The tree was declared memorable in 2000. The trunk circumference is 390 cm, it is 29 meters high and approximately 200 years old. The lime is in good heath state.

Celkový pohled

Matters of interest

Trojanovice parish is a mountain, originally a glade village established by the Olomouc bishop and cardinal Ferdinand Julius Troyer in the year 1748. Not far away from this place there can be found the Memorial of the Strnadel Brethren and Jan Knebl, showing life and work of local artist together with the village´s origin and development. This memorial is open every Thursday from 2–5 p.m. After a phone call appointment a visit at different times is possible (tel.: 604 875 324 – Mrs. Kaiserová, the manager of the memorial). Bohumil Strnadel was a writer. He wrote numerous poems and short stories including a tetralogy depicting Wallachia of the 17th and 18th century, „Hukvald rebellions“ and a series of novels called „Velká Roztoka“, that were all published later on. Antonín Strnadel belongs to famous illustration artists after the Second World War. Josef Strnadel, the third of the brothers, was also a writer whose literary debut was a novel called „Rok pod horami“ (The Year under the Mountains). He also wrote a collection of folk songs and essays in photography publications. Jan Knebl was a sculpturer and his work includes the Memorial to the Victims of the War standing in front of the grammar school in Trojanovice, the relief decoration of the Frenštát Town Hall and Wallachia crib in St. Martin´s Church in Frenštát pod Radhoštěm.

Památná lípa

Useful information

Contact information

Regional Authority of the Moravian-Silesian Region Department of the Environment and Agriculture 28. října 117, 702 18 Ostrava www.kr-moravskoslezsky.cz Phone: +420 595 622 297

Frenštát pod Radhoštěm Town Nám. Míru 1 74401 Frenštát pod Radhoštěm http://www.mufrenstat.cz/

GPS position

N 49° 30.849', E 18° 13.564'