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Kirkkokari

Kirkkokari

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Kirkkokari, Nådendal, Finska

The written history of Köyliö, and the whole of Finland begins with Lalli the yeoman, Kerttu, his wife, and Bishop Henry. The murder of Bishop Henry on the ice of Lake Köyliönjärvi on the 20th of January in 1156 is the first event in Finnish history to be written down so that the time, place and main characters are still known to some certainty.Continue Reading