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Czołpino is located in Poland
Coordinates: 54°42′37″N 17°14′20″E / 54.71028°N 17.23889°E / 54.71028; 17.23889Coordinates: 54°42′37″N 17°14′20″E / 54.71028°N 17.23889°E / 54.71028; 17.23889
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship Pomeranian
County Słupsk County
Gmina Smołdzino

Czołpino [t͡ʂɔu̯ˈpinɔ] (German: Scholpin) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Smołdzino, within Słupsk County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland.[1] It lies approximately 6 kilometres (4 mi) north of Smołdzino, 31 km (19 mi) north-east of Słupsk, and 98 km (61 mi) north-west of the regional capital Gdańsk. It is within the Slovincian National Park.

Since the 12th century the area was part of the Holy Roman Empire (Duchy of Pomerania), 1648-1945 Prussia and Germany. After World War II the region was placed under Polish administration and ethnically cleansed according to the post-war Potsdam Agreement. The native German populace was expelled and replaced with Poles. For the history of the region, see History of Pomerania.


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