Posted by: Bozena Kraj | June 15, 2010

The deluge

The cathedral hill which was safe during the Deluge

During The Deluge the town was pillaged and burnt by the Swedes. Only the palace and the church survived, but the town managed to recover under the rule of bishop Andrzej Załuski. By 1761 Kielce had more than 4,000 inhabitants.

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