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Storkow, Brandenburg

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Country  Germany
District  Oder-Spree
Time zone  CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Population  9,268 (31 Dec 2008)
State  Brandenburg
Elevation  37 m (121 ft)
Postal codes  15859
Local time  Tuesday 8:16 PM
Storkow, Brandenburg wwwhotelroomsearchnetimcitystorkowgermany1jpg
Weather  16°C, Wind SW at 11 km/h, 38% Humidity
Points of interest  Storkow Castle, Irrlandia ‑ der MitMachPark, Scharmützelseegebiet, Groß Schauener Seenkette, Naturschutzgebiet Luchwiesen

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Storkow (Mark) is a town in the Oder-Spree district, in Brandenburg, Germany.

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Map of Storkow, Germany

Geography

Storkow is situated 15 km southwest of Fürstenwalde.

Division of the town

The following villages were incorporated into Storkow after local council elections in 2003

(Karlslust, Neu Boston and Wolfswinkel had already been considered as part of the Storkow municipality prior to the elections)

Twin Towns

  • Opalenica (Poland) -- since 2003
  • History

    The town of Storkow was first mentioned in 1209 by Otto IV of Brunswick and is one of the oldest towns in Brandenburg. Originally part of Lower Lusatia, it was presented as a gift to the margraves of Brandenburg by Ferdinand I of Bohemia together with neighbouring Beeskow. Since then it has remained part of Brandenburg.

    Philadelphia and Neu Boston

    The villages of Philadelphia and Neu Boston were named after their American counterparts by Frederick the Great in 1772.

    References

    Storkow, Brandenburg Wikipedia


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