Wola Wilknicka

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Wola Wilknicka
Village
Wola Wilknicka is located in Poland
Wola Wilknicka
Wola Wilknicka
Coordinates: 54°17′15″N 20°9′4″E / 54.28750°N 20.15111°E / 54.28750; 20.15111
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship Warmian-Masurian
County Braniewo
Gmina Lelkowo
Population 120

Wola Wilknicka [ˈvɔla vilkˈnit͡ska] (German: Rosenwalde) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Lelkowo, within Braniewo County, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, in northern Poland, close to the border with the Kaliningrad Oblast of Russia.[1] It lies approximately 24 kilometres (15 mi) south-east of Braniewo and 61 km (38 mi) north of the regional capital Olsztyn.

While traditionally Prussian, with the Second Peace of Thorn in 1466 the area became part of the Kingdom of Poland until 1772; 1772-1945 Kingdom of Prussia and Germany (East Prussia). Following World War II the native German populace was expelled and replaced by Poles.

The village has a population of 120.

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Coordinates: 54°17′15″N 20°9′4″E / 54.28750°N 20.15111°E / 54.28750; 20.15111