Krzewno, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship

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Krzewno
Village
Krzewno is located in Poland
Krzewno
Krzewno
Coordinates: 54°21′56″N 20°1′38″E / 54.36556°N 20.02722°E / 54.36556; 20.02722
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship Warmian-Masurian
County Braniewo
Gmina Gmina Braniewo
Population 225

Krzewno [ˈkʂɛvnɔ] (German: Hohenwalde) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Braniewo, within Braniewo County, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, in northern Poland, close to the border with the Kaliningrad Oblast of Russia.[1] It lies approximately 13 kilometres (8 mi) east of Braniewo and 72 km (45 mi) north-west of the regional capital Olsztyn.

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany (East Prussia). Following World War II the native German populace was expelled and replaced by Poles.

The village has a population of 225.

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Coordinates: 54°21′56″N 20°1′38″E / 54.36556°N 20.02722°E / 54.36556; 20.02722