Skop

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Skop
Village
Skop is located in Poland
Skop
Skop
Coordinates: 53°58′N 21°39′E / 53.967°N 21.650°E / 53.967; 21.650
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship Warmian-Masurian
County Giżycko
Gmina Ryn

Skop [skɔp] (German: Skoppen) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Ryn, within Giżycko County, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, in northern Poland.[1] It lies approximately 8 kilometres (5 mi) north-east of Ryn, 11 km (7 mi) south-west of Giżycko, and 79 km (49 mi) east of the regional capital Olsztyn.

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany (East Prussia). The name of the village under Nazi-Germany was Reichenstein (1938-45).

References[edit]


Coordinates: 53°58′N 21°39′E / 53.967°N 21.650°E / 53.967; 21.650