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Czech Republic • Praha 1 • (Crazy Cow Steakhouse) • by Apostolos J. Doulias

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Your find yourselves in a house situated in Dlouhá Street No. 613-8 „At the Golden Olive. In 1412 it was called „At three months“ which were painted on it, then till the 16th century „The Sosnovec House“ after the owner Yeoman John Sosnovec. He was member of the delegation to Kutná Hora (Eastern Bohemia) in 1480 where he was captured upon the King 's order and imprisoned at Křivoklát Castle ; then expelled. Nevertheless after 3 years when community revolved he became a town councilor. In 1440 the house was bought by Nicholas Sokol from Lamberk on Řečice who during the reign of King VáclavIV. was the field captain of Prague citizens and became angry when they let the King fall in captivity even if they might have set him free with all honors

He remained enemy of King Zikmund and defended himself against him at Znojmo. After the death of Jan Žižka Mikuláš (Nicholas) Sokol from Lamberk was the Commander of the Army under the Supreme Command of Zikmund Korybutovič against King Zikmund

In 1431 he organized a crusade to Austria but was defeated there. In spite of that he remained in the front line of lords in both kinds when negotiating and battling. Later on the house was bought by rich Zikmund Holec from Květenice from the sons of Henry (Jindřich) Donát from Těchlovice. Then it was owned by Yeoman Jan Žehušický from Nestajov and Žleby Castle, after 1519 by Elisabeth (Alžběta) from Barchov, wife of Diviš from Nestajov.

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Comments (54)

Joan Felip on November 27, 2012

Excellent photo, nice city view!


APOSTOLOS DOULIAS on November 27, 2012

Many thanks shijin0610, darek czerniak for your kind


Very appreciate your Like & Ys.

Best wishes, Apostolos

Mehmet baş on November 27, 2012

Excellent city view, like,
best wishes.

vinc107 on November 28, 2012

nice treatment

great shot


JeO112 on November 29, 2012

Wonderful composition of this photograph, Nice job,Like + Favorite, Best Wishes..JeO112

Giorgos Dimitriadis on November 29, 2012

Wonderful capture and perspective Like 48 Best regards,George

Erol Barutçugil on November 29, 2012

A spectacular display,perfect perspective,brilliant colors. Fav+Like. Greetings.Erol

BritPlom on November 30, 2012

Very nice HDR photo!


Greetings, François

Zsuzsanna Bánfalvi on December 3, 2012

Very , very nice city view !


My friendly greeting , Natuska

Michael D on December 3, 2012

Nice job

✿ܓGy㋡ngyi ✿ܓ on December 5, 2012

Όμορφη θέα της πόλης!


θεωρεί Gyöngyi

sergio sironi on December 11, 2012

Grande prospettiva ottima composizione Like ciao Sergio

Bernard Chinappi on December 19, 2012

Of course, I LIKE and I VOTE for it.

I really found y …

See you soon… Best regards from Grasse, in France.


L. F. on December 24, 2012

Ciao, sono semplicemente magici gli effetti che riesci a dare alle tue fotografie, tanto di cappello!

Like 55 + fav 21


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    • Camera: SONY DSLR-A350
    • Taken on 2009/12/25 14:46:34
    • Exposure: 0.008s (1/125)
    • Focal Length: 35.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/6.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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