Ships and Shipping in Stettin / Szczecin

Three photographs of ships and shipping on the River Oder in Stettin (Szczecin) prior to the end of World War Two.

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A postcard of the River Oder (Odra) and skyline in Stettin (Szczecin), c.1910.

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An old picture postcard of shipping on the River Oder in Stettin, c.1920. Click on picture to enlarge image.

Since the end of the Second World War in 1945 and the Polish / German border changes brought about by decisions made at the Potsdam conference Stettin has been known as Szczecin and is part of Poland.

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A postcard of a ship in Stettin harbour in the early 1910s. This particular ship appears to be headed to the Baltic coast.

Related webpages on the Polish Poland website:

A postage stamp issued for the Tall Ships Festival in Szczecin in 2013.

More information and vintage pictures of pre-war Stettin (Szczecin).

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