Ziegenort - Poland

Ziegenort (Trzebiez ) is set on the banks of Szczecin Lagoon, to the north of Police, on the edge of the Wkrzanska Forest. It originally consisted of two parts, Trzebiez Mala and Trzebiez Wielka. Originally populated with farmers and fishermen skilled at boat repairs, the port was established in the late eighteenth century. The construction of water route Szczecin SwinoujScie was started in 1875 and the port and Szczecin were linked by rail line completed in 1910, which contributed to industrial growth and further development of the port.