Kuryłówka

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Kuryłówka
Village
Saint Nicholas church in Kuryłówka, formerly a Greek Catholic church built in 1896
Saint Nicholas church in Kuryłówka, formerly a Greek Catholic church built in 1896
Kuryłówka is located in Poland
Kuryłówka
Kuryłówka
Coordinates: 50°17′50″N 22°27′53″E / 50.29722°N 22.46472°E / 50.29722; 22.46472
Country Poland
VoivodeshipSubcarpathian
CountyLeżajsk
GminaKuryłówka
Population
1,674

Kuryłówka [kurɨˈwufka] is a village in Leżajsk County, Subcarpathian Voivodeship, in south-eastern Poland. It is the seat of the gmina (administrative district) called Gmina Kuryłówka. It lies on the navigable San River, approximately 5 kilometres (3 mi) north-east of Leżajsk and 44 km (27 mi) north-east of the regional capital Rzeszów.[1] The village is located in the historical region Galicia.[2]

The village has a population of 1,674. It was the site of anti-communist resistance after World War II (see: Battle of Kurylowka). In 2007 it was damaged by a waterspout.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Central Statistical Office (GUS) - TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01.
  2. ^ http://www.austriahungary.info/en/gazetteer1900/galizien/lancut


Coordinates: 50°17′50″N 22°27′53″E / 50.29722°N 22.46472°E / 50.29722; 22.46472