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Swidnica is not just an industrial town, there are also many historic relics to be sought and examined.
Swidnica is 53 km south-west of Wroclaw, and with an area of 25 km2 it is home to a population of 65,000 people.
Swidnica has an average annual temperature of 8° Centigrade, and an average rainfall of 630 mm.
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 Churches of Peace in Jawor and Swidnica - World Heritage Site - Pictures, info and travel reports
My guidebook told me that in medieval times, Swidnica was one of the wealthiest towns in Silesia and a commercial centre well known for its beer, sold as far away as Prague.
I was an American Peace Corps volunteer teaching English in a high school in Swidnica, Poland, from 1997-99.
The church in Swidnica is in a peacefull park and the timber-framed walls of the church look interesting.
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 LWF News - Poland: UNESCO World Heritage List Church of Peace Marks 350th Anniversary
SWIDNICA, Poland/GENEVA, 26 September 2002 (LWI) – The 350th anniversary of the Holy Trinity Church of Peace and its inscription on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage List was celebrated during an ecumenical thanksgiving service in Swidnica, Poland.
Waldemar Pytel of Swidnica noted that the two churches are the first churches on the UNESCO list to be built by Protestant Christians for Protestant Christians.
The Swidnica church, where Krause’s father was baptized in 1891 and later confirmed, can now be used again by the congregation and serve its purpose—as a Church of Peace.
www.lutheranworld.org /News/LWI/EN/1082.EN.html   (455 words)

 Market Square in Swidnica, Swidnica, Poland
Swidnica is an attractive town with a well-preserved medieval centre.
Located in the Lower Silesia region of Poland, Swidnica, with its population of 61,000 and beautiful medieval centre is a tableau of living history.
The key to success was treating the city as a single entity; a collection of districts, neighbourhoods and structures whose individual characteristics were emphasised as part of an overall, co-ordinated plan.
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he city of Swidnica is situated in the south-west of Poland at the bottom of the Sowie mountains which are part of the middle Sudety Mountains.
The geographical coordinates of the city centre are 50 degrees 51' northerm width and 16 degrees 27' of eastern length.
Swidnica became the capital of the Piast Swidnica duchy in the 13-14th century.
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Janusz Szostak, the Chairman of the Association of Swidnica Traders and Entrepreneurs and the chairman of the Świdnica Council of the Federation of Scientific-Technical Associations of NOT, Mr.
Another point of the Swidnica Fair was a TV discussion panel titled „ Partnership of Towns of the Central Europe- Towards the Efficient Workers Mobility” - „Workers Mobility – a chance or a threat”.
During the ceremonies launching the XIV International Swidnica Fair in the seat of Swidnica and the Sudety Chamber of Industry and Commerce there were awarded economical prizes - „Swidnica Griffins 2006”.
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 UTU: News
Currently, Wagony Swidnica employs 900 workers in the lower Silesia region of Poland.
The company has provided freight wagons to the Iraq region in the past, but this order is the first for freight wagons for that region in over 20 years.
Wagony Swidnica intends to bid on the freight car tender that will be issued by PKP, Poland's national railroad.
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 Swidnica hotels, for discount hotels in Swidnica
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 Greenbrier and Boston Transit Announce Iraqi Freight Car Order for Poland
Wagony Swidnica is a leading manufacturer of freight rail cars in Europe.
Currently, Wagony Swidnica employs 900 workers in the lower Silesia region of Poland.
Wagony Swidnica intends to bid on the freight car tender that will be issued by PKP, Poland's national railroad.
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 GlobalFreeloaders.com / Swidnica / Poland / Stay for Free
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 Swidnica Polska dating, Swidnica Polska singles, Swidnica Polska chat at Matchmaker.com
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 Swidnica Things To Do - Travel Guides - VirtualTourist.com
The church in Jawor is under the invocation of the Holy Ghost, the Swidnica's one under the invocation of the Holy Trinity.
The building permits for the churches in Swidnica, Jawor, and a third church in Glogow, were issued on 13th August 1652, a few years after the end of the Thirty Years’ War.
Although the church in Swidnica is the smaller of the two, it is considered by some to be the greatest timber framed church ever built.
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 First Polish Rail Cars Delivered to Iraq - U.S. Diplomatic Mission to Warsaw, Poland
Wagony Swidnica held a ceremony in Swidnica to deliver the first of 240 flatbed rail cars to the Iraqi Republic Railways Company (IRR) under a contract Swidnica won in June, 2004 funded by the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA) in Iraq.
At the February 15 ceremony, Wagony Swidnica President Herbert Mauder conducted a tour of the facility for IRR’s Deputy Director General Aladdin Sadiq Al-Khanak and Chief Mechanical Engineer Muthanna Nadhim, where they saw several of their cars being assembled.
Wagony Swidnica is majority owned by Greenbrier, a U.S. company which invested in Poland in 1997.
poland.usembassy.gov /poland/rail.html   (191 words)

 swidnica - Ask.com Web Search
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 Swidnica: Free Encyclopedia Articles at Questia.com Online Library
...ridges are not distant -- from the citys Swidnica gate their outlier, Mount Sleza, looms...Fat" 1296-1301 Bolko I, Duke of Swidnica regent for Boleslaw III and Henry...to his aggressive brother, Bolko I of Swidnica.
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...for you if youll donate several hundred Zlotys to the church." Father Jan Baginski, priest in the Wroclaw satellite town of Swidnica (population 63,000) has yet to be approached by a recruitment agent, but says: I want Poles to stay in Poland.
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 AllRefer.com - swidnica, Poland (Polish Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
AllRefer.com - swidnica, Poland (Polish Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
It has metal and chemical works, textile mills, sugar refineries, and various manufactures.
An early residence of the Piast dukes of Silesia, swidnica and the surrounding principality came to the Bohemian crown in 1368.
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 Amazon.com: Swidnica: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: )
626 JEFF SHAARA nitz (today known as Swidnica, Poland) as a museum to her fallen son, but when...
Silesian plain, and because reports placed the wary Prussians at Swidnica, Prince Charles allowed his troops, exhausted by their passage of...
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 Swidnica - Rooms and Roommates
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 Swidnica Region Map: Bolescin — Zarow | Poland Google Satellite Maps
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 Churches of Peace in Jawor and Swidnica   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Церкви Мира в Яворе и Свиднице / Churches of Peace in Jawor and Swidnica
Criterion (vi) The Churches of Peace bear exceptional witness to a particular political development in Europe in The 17th century of great spiritual power and commitment.
Constrained by The physical and political conditions, The Churches of Peace bear testimony to The quest for religious freedom and are a rare expression of Lu Theran ideology in an idiom generally associated with The Catholic Church.
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 Churches of Peace in Jawor and Swidnica - UNESCO World Heritage Centre
Jawor and Swidnica counties, Lower Silesian (Dolnoslaskie) Voivodship
The Churches of Peace in Jawor and Swidnica, the largest timber-framed religious buildings in Europe, were built in the former Silesia in the mid-17th century, amid the religious strife that followed the Peace of Westphalia.
Constrained by the physical and political conditions, the Churches of Peace bear testimony to the quest for religious freedom and are a rare expression of Lutheran ideology in an idiom generally associated with the Catholic Church.
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 Poutník.cz - Swidnica
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Město Swidnica leží v jihozápadní části Polska a je malebně obklopeno Sovími, Walbrzyškými horami a horským masivem Slezy.
Město Swidnica leží v jihozápadní části Polska (260 km od Prahy a 55 km od Wroclawi) a je malebně obklopeno Sovími, Walbrzyškými horami a horským masivem Slezy.
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 Swidnica rolls on Greenbrier,WagonySwidni, Rail miscellaneous,Tank container manufacture, February 2001
Prospects for railcar manufacturer WagonySwidnica have improved since US-based Greenbrier, which now owns 97.3 per cent of the former FWS Fabryka Wagony Swidnica (having originally acquired a 60 per cent stake in September 1998), bought the former DaimlerChrysler freight wagon division (ADtranz).
This has provided the Swidnica plant with access to additional certified designs from Greenbrier Germany and allowed it to diversify from solely manufacturing tank cars.
The Polish factory is now Greenbrier's principal freight car manufacturing plant in Europe and has also received mechanical certification from the Association of American Railroads (AAR)....
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 Poland Travel Ministry - Jawor I Swidnica
The Protestant half-timber Churches of Peace in Swidnica and Jawor are considered to be unique worldwide.
The church in Swidnica can seat 7,500 faithful.
It has rich baroque interior decorations with paintings from the 18th century.
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