Zwiastowice [zvjastɔˈvit͡sɛ], German Schwesterwitz, is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Głogówek, within Prudnik County, Opole Voivodeship, in south-western Poland, close to the Czech border.[1] It lies approximately 8 kilometres (5 mi) east of Głogówek, 28 km (17 mi) east of Prudnik, and 37 km (23 mi) south of the regional capital Opole.

Zwiastowice
Schwesterwitz
Village
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Zwiastowice Schwesterwitz is located in Poland
Zwiastowice Schwesterwitz
Zwiastowice
Schwesterwitz
Coordinates: 50°20′9″N 17°57′59″E / 50.33583°N 17.96639°E / 50.33583; 17.96639
CountryPoland Poland
VoivodeshipOpole
CountyPrudnik
GminaGłogówek

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany (see Territorial changes of Poland after World War II).

ReferencesEdit

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


Coordinates: 50°20′9″N 17°57′59″E / 50.33583°N 17.96639°E / 50.33583; 17.96639