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Grodziszcze, Polkowice County

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Country  Poland
Gmina  Grębocice
County  Polkowice
Local time  Friday 6:13 PM
Grodziszcze, Polkowice County
Weather  5°C, Wind NW at 10 km/h, 88% Humidity
Voivodeship  Lower Silesian Voivodeship

Grodziszcze [ɡrɔˈd͡ʑiʂt͡ʂɛ] (German: Burgdorf; until 1937: Groß Gräditz) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Grębocice, within Polkowice County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. It lies approximately 6 kilometres (4 mi) south-east of Grębocice, 12 kilometres (7 mi) north-east of Polkowice, and 75 kilometres (47 mi) north-west of the regional capital Wrocław.

Map of Grodziszcze, Poland

Prior to 1945 it was in Germany. After World War II the region was placed under Polish administration and ethnically cleansed according to the post-war Potsdam Agreement. The native German populace was expelled and replaced with Poles.

References

Grodziszcze, Polkowice County Wikipedia


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