Zieleń – church of St Peter and Paul

History

   The church was erected in the first half of the 14th century. In the fifteenth century it was enlarged by the addition of the east chancel. The local parish was established at the beginning of the fourteenth century, but in the years 1776-1919 it lost its independence and was subject to the parish in Pluskowęsy.

Architecture

   The church consists of a aisleless nave and a chancel with triangular closure on the east side. From the west to the nave lies a tower of three storeys, and to the north of chancel the small sacristy. The interior of the church is decorated with polychromes, the oldest of which dates back to 1380. The oldest equipment is a granite stoup from the turn of the 13th and 14th century and the gothic statue of St. Magdalene and St. Christopher from around 1380 and the Crucifixion from about 1420.

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bibliography:
Mroczko T., Architektura gotycka na ziemi chełmińskiej, Warszawa 1980.
Webpage nasze.kujawsko-pomorskie.pl, Zieleń.