Hohenselchow, Kr. Uckermark (formerly Kr. Randow), Germany
A small village about 10 miles due north of Schwedt and 4 miles west of the Oder River.
The birthplace of Christian Friedrich Wilhelm Rieck (b. Feb. 22, 1858).
were 993 people living in Hohenselchow in
1871; 903 in 1933.
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Postcard from Hohenselchow showing the church and dairy
(probably taken prior to 1914)
East entrance to Hohenselchow - 5 June 1999 Entering Hohenselchow from Gross Pinnow which is
just 2 km (1.2 miles) to the south.
St. John's Lutheran Church View from the balcony
A pond in Hohenselchow Chestnut tree in bloom - 14 May 2001
Manor house in Hohenselchow Barn on the Gut in Hohenselchow
Rieck Family Page
1999 Trip Report
2001 Trip Report
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