Zalesie, Szczytno County

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Zalesie
Village
Zalesie is located in Poland
Zalesie
Zalesie
Coordinates: 53°42′49″N 21°4′18″E / 53.71361°N 21.07167°E / 53.71361; 21.07167
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship Warmian-Masurian
County Szczytno
Gmina Dźwierzuty

Zalesie [zaˈlɛɕɛ] (German: Salleschen; 1938-45: Ingelheim)[1] is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Dźwierzuty, within Szczytno County, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, in northern Poland.[2] It lies approximately 9 kilometres (6 mi) east of Dźwierzuty, 18 km (11 mi) north of Szczytno, and 39 km (24 mi) east of the regional capital Olsztyn.

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany (East Prussia).

References[edit]

  1. ^ M. Kaemmerer, Ortsnamenverzeichnis der Ortschaften jenseits von Oder u. Neiße, ISBN 3-7921-0368-0, (German)
  2. ^ "Central Statistical Office (GUS) – TERYT (National Register of Territorial Land Apportionment Journal)" (in Polish). 2008-06-01. 


Coordinates: 53°42′49″N 21°04′18″E / 53.71361°N 21.07167°E / 53.71361; 21.07167