The wooden church lifted during the restoration

Fotografie Mihai Bodea2013

Fundatia Pro Patrimonio

Fundatia Pro Patrimonio
Bucharest, Romania

In 2013 the church was lifted and it was built new foundations and replace the damaged wooden beams (especially the bottom part). On 19th July 2013, 9 oak trees with 9 m length and a diameter of 60 cm were delivered at Ursi. On 13th August 2013 a team of 8 carpenters – specialized to work on old buildings, collaborators of the ASTRA Museum of Traditional Folk Civilization, Sibiu – started the works for: shaping the new beams, lifting the church, making the foundation and replacing the damaged beams. At the present is in progress the restoration of the painting from the vault.


  • Title: The wooden church lifted during the restoration
  • Creator: Fotografie Mihai Bodea
  • Date: 2013
  • Location: Ursi village, Valcea County

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