Motaniec

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Motaniec
Village
Lapidarium with old German gravestones in Motaniec
Lapidarium with old German gravestones in Motaniec
Motaniec is located in Poland
Motaniec
Motaniec
Coordinates: 53°21′21″N 14°51′5″E / 53.35583°N 14.85139°E / 53.35583; 14.85139
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship West Pomeranian
County Stargard
Gmina Kobylanka
Population 163
Website motaniec.blogspot.com

Motaniec [mɔˈtaɲet͡s] (German: Spaldingsfelde) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Kobylanka, within Stargard County, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, in north-western Poland.[1] It lies approximately 2 kilometres (1 mi) north-west of Kobylanka, 13 km (8 mi) west of Stargard Szczeciński, and 20 km (12 mi) east of the regional capital Szczecin.

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany. Following World War II the native German populace was expelled and replaced by Poles. For the history of the region, see History of Pomerania.

The village has a population of 163.

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Coordinates: 53°21′21″N 14°51′5″E / 53.35583°N 14.85139°E / 53.35583; 14.85139