Kuschten / Kosieczyn

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An early lithographic picture postcard of Kuschten / Kosieczyn, c.1899.

Information on and old images of Kosieczyn, near Świebodzin, Lubuskie, Poland.

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Four different views of Kuschten / Kosieczyn, c.1929.

Some things you may not know about Kosieczyn:
- The sculptor and painter Marcin Rożek was born here in 1885.
- Prior to 1945 Kosieczyn was called Kuschten and part of Germany.
- Kosieczyn has probably one of the best wooden churches in the region – the 15th century Church of St. Szymon and St. Jude.
- The present-day population of Kosieczyn numbers around 900.

An interactive map of the Kosieczyn and Zbaszynek area of Lubuskie, western Poland.

Related content on Polish Poland: Images of and information on nearby Zbąszynek.

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