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The Gmina of Kock
The gmina of Kock has a population of 7100 and covers an area of 100.5
sq.km. The southern border of the gmina is formed by the rivers Tysmienica
in the west and the Wieprz in the east. The Czarna is the other significant
river, and flows south through the gmina, with many large lakes near the
town of Kock. The south eastern corner is an area of wetlands, adjacent
to the Wieprz. With all this water, it should be of no surprise to discover
that fish farming is a speciality here. Most villages in the gmina are
formed partly, or completely of scattered farmsteads, each in their own
plot of land. Other villages, with some exceptions (like Zakalew) are formed
as a series of buildings either side of one road, and may be as long as
1km. Many farmstead villages are just a convenient name for farmsteads
scattered across the sides of a shallow valley.
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in the gmina of Kock.
A scattering of houses along minor highway 808 and along the south
west bank of the Czarna river and its lakes.
A scattering of farmsteads to the south of the minor highway 808 and
west of the lakes of the Czarna river. It is divided by a small stream
that empties into one of the lakes.
A small village on a side road off highway 19, under the eves of a
A ribbon development village surrounded on three sides by lakes, meadows
and wetlands of the Wieprz river valley. This village is on land on the
south side of the old Przytoczno-Kock road. There is a small wood on the
south edge of the village.
Białobrzegi-Kol. (Bialobrzegi Kol.)
To the west of Kock and 1km south of Wygnanka is this scattering of
A small village stretched along the track from Bialobrzegi to Zakalew,
on the former north bank of the Wieprz river, on a small rise above the
wetlands to the north, west and south.
Gorka is a small village on the north bank of the Tysmienica river,
beside a bridge on the track to Tarkawice. Some 2km north is a smaller
hamlet also called Gorka, consisting of a few scattered farmsteads between
the Tysmienica and a wetland forest.
Górka Kol.(Gorka Kol.)
A scattering of farmsteads 2km west of Kock, and north of Gorka.
A scattering of farmsteads between Lipniak and the smaller of the two
A town that was the place where the last battle of the defensive war
of 1939 took place. There is a war cemetery here. There is a palace from
the 18th century, located in a landscaped park. The present church is in
the classical style and dates from 1782, but there has probably been a
church here since the 12th century. Kock received town rights in 1417 and
was later an important Calvinist centre. In 1750 the estate was bought
by Princess Anna Jabłonowska (Jablonowska), who remodelled it including
the buildings in the market square. There are many old houses in the town
dating from this period and later. 50% of the population were Jews and
it was a centre of the Chasidil movement.
The town sits on the east bank of the Czarna river, which forms a series
of large lakes at this point, on wetlands just to the north of the confluence
of the Czarna, Tysmienica and Wieprz rivers.
: Parafia rzymskokatolicka Wniebowzięcia (Wniebowziecia)
NMP, pl. Jabłonskiej, Kock, pow. Lubartow, woj. Lubelskie
the old town square (rynek)
I know it
looks like a factory, but this is the hotel.
A scattering of farmsteads, mainly along one track, 500m west of Wygnanka.
A scattering of farmsteads between a forest and the west bank of the
1km south west of Wygnanka is a loose grouping of farmsteads, located
quite high for the region at 167.5m above seal level.
A pair of farmsteads on the gmina border with Jeziorzany, 2km west
of Zakalew. They are situated on a rise above the marshy areas to the west
A small village on the old road between Kock and Przytoczno. a series
of small woods forms a border between the village and the wetlands of the
Wieprz to the south. The new minor highway, 822, now passes to the north
of the village.
Poizdów-Kol. (Poizdow Kol.)
A small group of buildings plus some outlying farmsteads, 1 km east
Ruska Wieś (Ruska Wies)
A small group of houses to the south east of, and bordering, Bialobrzegi.
It is surrounded by small, long lakes that was once the courses and confluence
of the Wieprz and Tysmienica rivers.
near Ruska Wies.
A small village consisting of houses along one street plus many scattered
farmsteads over the valley of a small tributary stream of the Czarna river.
to the south is the Czarna and a series of lakes. The local school and
the chapel are nearly 1km north of the village proper, along the country
road towards Wola Osawinska.
A small village and scattered farmsteads on the north west side of
the Talczyn to Wola Osawinska road, 2 km north of Talczyn.
The same as Kol. Talczyn, but located on the other side of the road.
A scattering of farmsteads to the west of the series of large lakes
of the Czarna river.
A small village built around a small circular road. It is situated
in wetlands close to the river Wieprz, which used to flow past the village
itself. A small long lake is all that now remains of the old course of
cross near Zakalew
A small scattering of farmsteads in the marshy area between Zakalew
Postal/Zip Codes for Kock Gmina
|Annopol ( Annopol )
Annówka ( Annowka (Annowka) )
Białobrzegi ( Bialobrzegi (Bialobrzegi) )
Białobrzegi-Kol. ( Bialobrzegi-Kol. (Bialobrzegi Kol.) )
Górka ( Gorka (Gorka) )
Poizdów ( Poizdow (Poizdow) )
Poizdów-Kol. ( Poizdow-Kol. (Poizdow Kol.) )
Ruska Wieś ( Ruska Wies (Ruska Wies) )
Map of the Gmina of Kock
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