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Town square and church

Coat of arms
Location in Lithuania

Coordinates: 55°09′30″N 23°31′30″E / 55.15833°N 23.52500°E / 55.15833; 23.52500Coordinates: 55°09′30″N 23°31′30″E / 55.15833°N 23.52500°E / 55.15833; 23.52500

Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Aukštaitija
County Municipality Kaunas district municipality
Eldership Čekiškė eldership
Capital of Čekiškė eldership
Population (2001)
 • Total 734
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Čekiškė is a small town in Kaunas County in central Lithuania. As of 2001, it had a population of 734.[1] The main town square formed where three roads converged. That dictated radial plan for the town, which is now protected as a monument of urban architecture.[2]


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