Jania, Kreis Marienwerder, West Prussia

Jania was a set of three villages all based on manorial farms. The Remus family worked in these villages. Here is a picture of the entrance to Stary (old) Jania manorial farm.

Here is the estate house (gut):

And of its modernized worker houses.

Its church was in Koscielna Jania, Kreis Marienwerder, West Prussia. Here is a picture of the exterior:

Following are pictures of its altar and interior:

This particular church was at the head of one of Jania villages. Here is a picture of the village from the from step of the church:


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July 19, 2012