Kołbaskowo

Kołbaskowo [kɔu̯basˈkɔvɔ] (German: Kolbitzow) is a village in Police County, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, in north-western Poland, close to the German border. It is the seat of the gmina (administrative district) called Gmina Kołbaskowo.[1] It lies approximately 24 kilometres (15 mi) south of Police and 14 km (9 mi) south-west of the regional capital Szczecin. As of 2006 the village has a population of 410.

Kołbaskowo
Village
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Kołbaskowo is located in Poland
Kołbaskowo
Kołbaskowo
Coordinates: 53°20′9″N 14°26′18″E / 53.33583°N 14.43833°E / 53.33583; 14.43833
CountryPoland Poland
VoivodeshipWest Pomeranian
CountyPolice
GminaKołbaskowo
Population
410
Websitehttp://www.kolbaskowo.pl

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

The motorway at Kołbaskowo is the site of a major Schengen border crossing on the European route E28 connecting Berlin (Germany) with Szczecin and Gdańsk. The neighbouring village on the German side of the border is Pomellen, part of the Nadrensee municipality.

Fieldstone church

MonumentEdit

Parish church from 13th century built with granite.

CommunicationEdit

Kołbaskowo can be reached from Szczecin via the A6 autostrada and the National road (Droga krajowa) No. 13. The Bus line 81 leads to Siadło Górne, Przecław and Szczecin: Gumieńce, Kościuszko Square and Nowe Miasto

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Central Statistical Office (GUS) - TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01.


Coordinates: 53°20′9″N 14°26′18″E / 53.33583°N 14.43833°E / 53.33583; 14.43833