Kępa Gostecka

Kępa Gostecka [ˈkɛmpa ɡɔsˈtɛt͡ska] is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Łaziska, within Opole Lubelskie County, Lublin Voivodeship, in eastern Poland.[1] Until 2005 it was part of Gmina Solec nad Wisłą in Masovian Voivodeship. It lies approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) west of Łaziska, 13 km (8 mi) west of Opole Lubelskie, and 56 km (35 mi) west of the regional capital Lublin.

Kępa Gostecka
Village
Chapel
Chapel
Kępa Gostecka is located in Poland
Kępa Gostecka
Kępa Gostecka
Coordinates: 51°9′N 21°47′E / 51.150°N 21.783°E / 51.150; 21.783
Country Poland
VoivodeshipLublin
CountyOpole Lubelskie
GminaŁaziska
Population
336

The village has a population of 336.

HistoryEdit

The village was founded in 1789 by the Świętokrzyskie Benedictines on the land taken by the Vistula village of Goszcza in the place where after the flood of the Vistula the village land remained the only farm field on the Vistula clump (Chałupa Goszcza)[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Central Statistical Office (GUS) - TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01.
  2. ^ "Słownik historyczno-geograficzny ziem polskich w średniowieczu". www.slownik.ihpan.edu.pl. Retrieved 2019-08-14.

Coordinates: 51°09′N 21°47′E / 51.150°N 21.783°E / 51.150; 21.783