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Czcibor

 

The steps leading up to the monument on Czcibor Hill.

This location in western Pomerania is named after a 10th century 'prince' called Czcibor who was a younger brother of the first Christian ruler of Poland - Mieszko I. 

On top of the hill at Czcibor is a 15-metre high monument (shown in the photograph above) with the inscription in Polish and Russian: "This monument was built on the 1000th anniversary of the victorious battle of Cedynia fought in defence of Polish lands on the Oder and the Baltic Sea by Mieszko I and his brother Czcibor. June 1972."  

 

Polish name: Gora Czcibora (Czcibor Hill / Mountain)

German Province: Pommern - Western Pomerania

Polish Province: Zachodniopomorskie

Nearest City: Szczecin

Nearby Villages and Towns: Brwice, Cedynia, Chojna, Czachow, Debno, Krzymow, Moryn, Mieszkowice, Mysliborz, Rurka, Trzcinsko Zdroj, Swobnica, Widuchowa

Local Attractions: Siekierki (2nd world war site)


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