Moryń

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For the American baseball player, see Walt Moryn.
Moryń
Coat of arms of Moryń
Coat of arms
Moryń is located in Poland
Moryń
Moryń
Coordinates: 52°51′34″N 14°23′37″E / 52.85944°N 14.39361°E / 52.85944; 14.39361
Country  Poland
Voivodeship West Pomeranian
County Gryfino
Gmina Moryń
Area
 • Total 5.54 km2 (2.14 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,570
 • Density 280/km2 (730/sq mi)
Postal code 74-503
Website http://www.moryn.pl/

Moryń [ˈmɔrɨɲ] (German: Mohrin) is a town in Gryfino County, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland, with 1,580 inhabitants (2004).

The English author Christopher Isherwood describes spending several months in the spring and summer of 1932 in Mohrin in chapter five of his biography Christopher & His Kind. He is best known for his books Mr Norris changes Trains and Goodbye to Berlin, which are the background for the play I Am a Camera and the film Cabaret

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Coordinates: 52°51′N 14°23′E / 52.850°N 14.383°E / 52.850; 14.383