Zielin, Gryfino County

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Zielin
Village
Zielin is located in Poland
Zielin
Zielin
Coordinates: 52°48′8″N 14°34′28″E / 52.80222°N 14.57444°E / 52.80222; 14.57444
Country Poland Poland
Voivodeship West Pomeranian
County Gryfino
Gmina Mieszkowice
Population 579

Zielin [ˈʑelin] is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Mieszkowice, within Gryfino County, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, in north-western Poland, close to the German border.[1] It lies approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) east of Mieszkowice, 51 km (32 mi) south of Gryfino, and 69 km (43 mi) south of the regional capital Szczecin.

Before 1945 the area was part of Germany. After World War II the region was placed under Polish administration by the Potsdam Agreement under territorial changes demanded by the Soviet Union. Most Germans fled or were expelled and were replaced with Poles expelled from the Polish areas annexed by the Soviet Union.

The village has a population of 579.

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Coordinates: 52°48′8″N 14°34′28″E / 52.80222°N 14.57444°E / 52.80222; 14.57444