The monument to sobriety (Bilky village)
Irshava district Monument

The monument to sobriety (Bilky village)

Bilky village

This original monument, a metal cross with the words "Monument to the brotherhood of sobriety wound from Pope Pius IX in 1874".

This monument found it in 1992, one of the activists of "temperance society," and now - Deputy Chairman of "International Independent Association of sobriety" Nicholas Paranych.

Located at the village cemetery monument - a metal cross with the words "Monument to the brotherhood of sobriety wound from Pope Pius IX in 1874". Perhaps this cross served as a specific means of combating alcoholism in Ukrainian villages. Ironically, Transcarpathian "monument sobriety" is located in the village, which is famous among his countrymen for centuries hooch.

     

Irshava district

Monument Irshava district