Kcynia

Kcynia [ˈkt͡sɨɲa] (German: Exin) is a town in Nakło County, Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland, with 4,712 inhabitants (2004). It has several churches. In 1913, the town had a population of 4,000, including 3,000 Roman Catholics, 800 Protestants, and 200 Jews.[1] In 1939, the Jewish synagogue was destroyed by the Germans.[1]

Kcynia
Church

Coat of arms
Kcynia
Coordinates: 52°59′31″N 17°29′4″E
Country Poland
VoivodeshipKuyavian-Pomeranian
CountyNakło
GminaKcynia
Area
  Total6.84 km2 (2.64 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
  Total4,679
  Density680/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Postal code
89-240
Websitehttp://www.kcynia.pl

Notable residents

References

  1. Aronsfeld, C. C. (1997). Wanderer From My Birth. London: Janus Publishing. pp. 9, 12. ISBN 9781857563559. OCLC 39275680.


This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.