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Vecumnieki Red School, Vecumnieki

Vecumnieki Red School

Code: V-1382-20
Author: Aivars Gulbis
Photo taken on June 18, 2020
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Vecumnieki is a village and the seat of Vecumnieki Municipality, Latvia. Vecumnieki is in the historical region of Zemgale. Vecumnieki is 51 km southeast of Riga city center. The population of Vecumnieki was 2103 as of 2015. The village is just north of the Jelgava-Krustpils railroad.

Buses from Riga to Skaistkalne, Ilūkste and Nereta stop at Vecumnieki.

Two reservoirs have been created on stream Taļķe - Old Lake and New Lake.

History
Vecumnieki is a historically established settlement, founded in the 2nd-9th centuries according to archeological evidences found in Gypsy castle mound. The Old Town of Vecumnieki historically has been home to the Drächen Manor (Gut Drakken), the Mansion Manor ( Gut Mißhof ), the Reschenhof Manor, the (Gut Wiexten, in Umparte), Vecmuiža (Neugut, in Vecumnieki).

Until 1940 the parish was called Vecmuižas pagasts. The Vecumnieki name until 1940 was Vecmuiža ("Neugut"). In 17th and 18th centuries early smelt iron furnaces were operating here.

In 1925, Vecmuiža was granted the status of densely populated areas (village).

Attraction
Small Vecumnieki Parish Museum dedicated to scientist, historian and diplomat Arnolds Spekke and local history.
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Vecumnieki Red School

Code: V-1382-20
Author: Aivars Gulbis
Photo taken on June 18, 2020
FREE 1000 x 667 px
72 dpi
286 KB
S 1748 x 1165 px
14.8 x 9.87 cm / 300 dpi
MB
M 3000 x 2000 px
25.4 x 16.93 cm / 300 dpi
L 6000 x 4000 px
50.8 x 33.87 cm / 300 dpi
26.2 MB
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