Chełm Żarski

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Chełm Żarski
Village
Chełm Żarski is located in Poland
Chełm Żarski
Chełm Żarski
Coordinates: 51°47′6″N 14°54′5″E / 51.78500°N 14.90139°E / 51.78500; 14.90139
CountryPoland Poland
VoivodeshipLubusz
CountyŻary
GminaLubsko
Elevation
67 m (220 ft)
Population
89

Chełm Żarski (Polish pronunciation: [xɛwm ˈʐarskʲi]; German: Groß Chelm) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Lubsko, within Żary County, Lubusz Voivodeship, in western Poland.[1] It lies approximately 5 kilometres (3 mi) west of Lubsko, 24 km (15 mi) north-west of Żary, and 45 km (28 mi) south-west of Zielona Góra.

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany (see Territorial changes of Poland after World War II) and the German name of the village was Kulm.

The village has a population of 89.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Central Statistical Office (GUS) - TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01.


Coordinates: 51°47′6″N 14°54′5″E / 51.78500°N 14.90139°E / 51.78500; 14.90139