Śniepie

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Śniepie
Village
Śniepie is located in Poland
Śniepie
Śniepie
Coordinates: 53°44′N 22°18′E / 53.733°N 22.300°E / 53.733; 22.300
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship Warmian-Masurian
County Ełk
Gmina Gmina Ełk

Śniepie [ˈɕɲɛpjɛ] (German: Schnepien (1938-45:Schnippen)) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Ełk, within Ełk County, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, in northern Poland.[1] It lies approximately 11 kilometres (7 mi) south-west of Ełk and 119 km (74 mi) east of the regional capital Olsztyn.

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany (East Prussia).

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Coordinates: 53°44′N 22°18′E / 53.733°N 22.300°E / 53.733; 22.300