Memorial tombstone of Petr Wurst-Jelita

Czech name Pamětní náhrobní deska Petra Wurst-Jelita
Address 5. kětna
GPS 49°54'38"N 16°36'33"E (xx km)
370 m above sea level

The tombstone of bishop Petr Wurst-Jelita (1320-1387), who was a Czech clergyman, politician and diplomat. He was born in Dolní Třešňovec near Lanškroun. In 1371 he established an Augustinian monastery on the site of the present day Church of Mary Magdalene in front of the walls of the city of Lanškroun. He was buried in the tomb of the monastery he established. Later on, his remains were moved to the Church of St. Wenceslas.

Category memorial plaque