Besenyszög is a town in Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok county , in the Szolnok district . History  The village got its name from a watercourse called Besen. This name preserves the memory of the Pecheneg people. The area was already inhabited during the Neolithic period. Today’s settlement developed between 1771 and 1774 from four destroyed medieval villages. In 1944 , due to the proximity of Szolnok, the border of the village was the scene of significant military events. Some of the houses in the village still […]