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Location of the battle of Skuodas


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Battle of Skuodas is the battle of armies of Livonian branch among Samogitian and German order, which took place in 1259 near Skuodas, in the village of Luknės. The battle has resulted in the defeat of the Crusaders. It is on of the greater Samogitian battles with the crusaders which took place before the battle of Durpė. Location of the battle of Skuodas is marked with two roof pillars made by folk artists.
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