Barkava Parish

Barkava Parish (Latvian: Barkavas pagasts) is an administrative unit of Madona Municipality, Latvia. The earliest source noting Barkava Parish as a territory dates back to 1866. In 1873 Barkava Parish merged with Murmastiene Parish.[1] The first noted area of Barkava Parish was 277.2 km², and was located in Rezekne District. The first noted population was 5235 inhabitants according to the Fourth Population and Housing Census in Latvia.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Enciklopēdija Latvijas pagasti : Latvijas pagasti, novadi, pilsētu un novadu lauku teritorijas. Iltnere, Astrīda. Rīgā: "Preses nams". 2001–2002. ISBN 9984004120. OCLC 53951766.CS1 maint: others (link) CS1 maint: date format (link)
  2. ^ "Ceturtā tautas skaitīšana Latvijā 1935. gadā". Centrālā statistikas pārvalde (in Latvian). Retrieved 2019-10-26.

Coordinates: 56°43′19″N 26°36′23″E / 56.72194°N 26.60639°E / 56.72194; 26.60639