Gudow

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Gudow
Gudow   is located in Germany
Gudow
Gudow
Coordinates: 53°33′19″N 10°46′28″E / 53.55528°N 10.77444°E / 53.55528; 10.77444Coordinates: 53°33′19″N 10°46′28″E / 53.55528°N 10.77444°E / 53.55528; 10.77444
Country Germany
State Schleswig-Holstein
District Herzogtum Lauenburg
Municipal assoc. Büchen
Government
 • Mayor Jürgen Holst
Area
 • Total 42.26 km2 (16.32 sq mi)
Elevation 25 m (82 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,658
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 23899
Dialling codes 04547
Vehicle registration RZ
Website www.buechen.de

Gudow is a municipality in the district of Lauenburg, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

History[edit]

Between 1982 and 1990 Gudow served as West German inner German border crossing for cars travelling along Bundesautobahn 24 between the East German Democratic Republic, or West Berlin and the West German Federal Republic of Germany. The traffic was subject to the Interzonal traffic regulations, that between West Germany and West Berlin followed the special regulations of the Transit Agreement (1972).

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