Photos

Photographer's Note

Licheń Stary is a village with 1200 inhabitants, on the Lichen Lake in the Greater Poland Voivodship, 15 km north of Konin, Poland. It is often referred to as simply Licheń. Legends trace the name to the ancient Slavic pagan deity Licho, whose sanctuary was allegedly located nearby.

It is the home of the famed Sanctuary of Our Lady of Licheń hosting Our Lady of Sorrows, Queen of Poland.

Photo Information
  • Copyright: georg nowak (jurek1951) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2669 W: 162 N: 5788] (42198)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-07-05
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/5.6, 1/480 seconds
  • More Photo Info: view
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2008-09-17 22:03
Viewed: 4630
Points: 52
Discussions
Additional Photos by georg nowak (jurek1951) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2669 W: 162 N: 5788] (42198)
View More Pictures
explore TREKEARTH