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1109 Szczecin Panorama
0910 Bazylika archikatedralna św Jakuba Szczecin
Western Facade of St. Jacobs Cathedral in Szczecin
1109 Ratusz Staromiejski Szczecin
Hay Market in Szczecin
Szczecin gmach urzedu celnego 2005-07
An important building near the river Oder

Szczecin (German: Stettin) is a large city in Poland in West Pomeranian Voivodeship. As of 2005, 411,119 people live there. The city is on the river Odra (German: Oder), near the border to Germany. It is one of the largest sea ports on the Baltic. It is the historical capital of the German province of Pomerania. Szczecin has got one of the biggest harbours on the Baltic Sea.

Szczecin borders with Police, a district town at the Oder River.

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