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In Turkey, have found the most unluckiest church in the world

June 8 2006
18:01

A group of British archaeologists has discovered the Turkish Black Sea coast the most accident-prone in the world church.

Back in the mid-90's a group of Turkish scientists found near the wreckage of a Byzantine mosaic. Soon after the Turks had joined the British, and soon visitors from Albion found large fragments of unknown temple, built in the fourth century AD. Having studied church history, scientists have made an unusual finding.

It turned out that the church was erected at the spot where the saint Fock dug his own grave the day before he was tortured Roman legionnaires, reports "Informnauka. Then part of the church was destroyed by an earthquake, and the entrance to the surviving part was below ground level. Soon part of the church was rebuilt, and it covered the new mosaic, but it washed away by floods.

When the church decided to put a few sculptures, the temple again destroyed by an earthquake, and it turned into a pottery studio. She was soon destroyed a landslide in its place appeared a den, where opium was smoked.

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