Popowo, Koszalin County


Popowo [pɔˈpɔvɔ] (German: Poppenhagen)[1] is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Będzino, within Koszalin County, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, in north-western Poland.[2] It lies approximately 4 kilometres (2 mi) south of Będzino, 12 km (7 mi) west of Koszalin, and 127 km (79 mi) north-east of the regional capital Szczecin.

Popowo
Village
Popowo
Coordinates: 54°10′42″N 16°0′36″E
Country Poland
VoivodeshipWest Pomeranian
CountyKoszalin County
GminaBędzino

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany. For the history of the region, see History of Pomerania.

References


  1. M. Kaemmerer (2004). Ortsnamenverzeichnis der Ortschaften jenseits von Oder u. Neiße (in German). ISBN 3-7921-0368-0.
  2. "Central Statistical Office (GUS) - TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01.