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Not to be confused with Alt-Treptow.
Town hall at market square, Protestant church of St. Petri
Town hall at market square, Protestant church of St. Petri
Coat of arms of Altentreptow
Coat of arms
Altentreptow   is located in Germany
Coordinates: 53°40′N 13°15′E / 53.667°N 13.250°E / 53.667; 13.250Coordinates: 53°40′N 13°15′E / 53.667°N 13.250°E / 53.667; 13.250
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Mecklenburgische Seenplatte
Municipal assoc. Treptower Tollensewinkel
 • Mayor Sybille Kempf (CDU)
 • Total 52.83 km2 (20.40 sq mi)
Elevation 15 m (49 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 5,382
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 17087
Dialling codes 03961
Vehicle registration DM

Altentreptow (German pronunciation: [altənˈtʁeːpto]) is a town in the Mecklenburgische Seenplatte district, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is situated on the river Tollense, 15 km north of Neubrandenburg. Until 1939 the city's name was Treptow an der Tollense.

Sons and daughters of the town[edit]

Albert Grzesinski 1926
  • William Hentschel (1874–1925), local poet
  • Albert Grzesinski (1879–1947), Prussian Minister of the Interior from 1926 to 1930 (SPD)
  • Ilse Kaschube (born 1953), sprint canoer
  • Manfred Schmidt (1929–2005), German theologian and politician (CDU)
  • Christine Wachtel (born 1965), German athlete

Related to Altentreptow[edit]

Fritz Reuter
  • Fritz Reuter (1810–1874), poet and writer
  • Sebastian Zbik (born 1982), German Boxer
  • Sybille Kempf (born 1945), mayor after the turn from 1992 to 2012


External links[edit]

Media related to Altentreptow at Wikimedia Commons