Czaplinek

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Czaplinek
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Czaplinek is located in Poland
Czaplinek
Czaplinek
Coordinates: 53°33′N 16°14′E / 53.550°N 16.233°E / 53.550; 16.233
Country  Poland
Voivodeship West Pomeranian
County Drawsko
Gmina Czaplinek
Area
 • Total 13.51 km2 (5.22 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 6,933
 • Density 510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Postal code 78-550
Website http://www.czaplinek.pl

Czaplinek [t͡ʂaˈplʲinɛk] (German: Tempelburg) is a town in Drawsko County, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland, with 6,879 inhabitants (2007).

Until 1668, the town was part of Poland. It was part of Brandenburg, then Germany, until the end of World War II. For the post-war history of the region, see History of Pomerania.

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Coordinates: 53°33′N 16°14′E / 53.550°N 16.233°E / 53.550; 16.233