Freedom Monument

Freedom Monument, Rapla: Address, Freedom Monument Reviews: 4/5

Freedom Monument
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This unique monument, made from dolomite from the Estonian island of Saaremaa, was consecrated on 30 September 1923 in remembrance of the 142 men from Rapla parish who died in World War I and the Estonian War of Independence. It was designed by Jaan Koort. The original monument was destroyed in 1940, but a new version was unveiled on 23 June 1989 produced by sculptor Tonu Maarand.The monument is situated in the garden of the Maarja-Magdaleena church.Did you know…? *What remains of the original monument can be seen behind the church *In front of the parsonage you will see a group of trees known as the ‘Priiuse oaks’, which were planted to mark the end of serfdom
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Tallinn, Estonia233 contributions
Чекбокс
Jul 2019 • Family
Да, наверное интересно отметиться, но памятник как памятник. Достойная память погибшим и вечная память...
Written 29 July 2019
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Tallinn, Estonia323 contributions
Колонна Свободы
Jun 2018 • Family
Колонна Свободы ,памятник во дворе церкви,воздвигнутый в память о 142 солдатах из Раплаского прихода, павших в первой мировой и Освободительной войне, можно погулять так как все туристические объекты в Рапла находятся в радиусе 300 метров.
Written 9 June 2018
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