Wieleń

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Wieleń
Center of the town
Center of the town
Flag of Wieleń
Flag
Coat of arms of Wieleń
Coat of arms
Wieleń is located in Poland
Wieleń
Wieleń
Coordinates: 52°53′32″N 16°10′25″E / 52.89222°N 16.17361°E / 52.89222; 16.17361
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Greater Poland
County Czarnków-Trzcianka
Gmina Wieleń
Area
 • Total 4.32 km2 (1.67 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 5,940
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,600/sq mi)
Website http://www.wielen.pl/

Wieleń [ˈvjɛlɛɲ] (German: Filehne) is a town in Czarnków-Trzcianka County, Greater Poland Voivodeship, Poland. It is situated on the river Noteć. Zbigniew Stochaj is the mayor of the city since 2001.

General information[edit]

  • Land area: 4,32 km²
  • Population: 6 067 (31 December 2004)

Historical monuments[edit]

  • St Michaels Archangle and the Assumption of the Virgin Mary Parish Church (1632)
  • St Roch Parish church (1930)
  • Bismarck Tower (1902)
  • Sapieha Palace

People[edit]

Residents

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 52°53′32″N 16°10′25″E / 52.89222°N 16.17361°E / 52.89222; 16.17361