Stopki

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Stopki
Village
Stopki is located in Poland
Stopki
Stopki
Coordinates: 54°20′N 21°2′E / 54.333°N 21.033°E / 54.333; 21.033
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship Warmian-Masurian
County Bartoszyce
Gmina Sępopol

Stopki [ˈstɔpki] (German: Stolzenfeld) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Sępopol, within Bartoszyce County, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, in northern Poland, close to the border with the Kaliningrad Oblast of Russia.[1] It lies approximately 8 kilometres (5 mi) north of Sępopol, 18 km (11 mi) north-east of Bartoszyce, and 71 km (44 mi) north-east 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.

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Coordinates: 54°20′N 21°2′E / 54.333°N 21.033°E / 54.333; 21.033