Alternate names: Lipnishki
N, 25°37' E,
8 miles NW of Ivye, 15 miles
ENE of LIda on the Gavials River, the right tributary of the Neman
River . 1897 Jewish population: 612 .
zikaron shel kehilat Lepnishok Tel Aviv 1968
Zikaron le-kehilat Iwie Tel Aviv 1968
SCICANIE was a dependency:
designated as a wies (village) in the First Uchastok, Lida powiat,
Nowogrodskie voevodstvo of Poland. The Justice of the Peace was in
Lipniszki and the Justice Court in Wilno. The 1928 population was 518.
The railway station was 4 kilometers away Gawja on the Lida-Moldeczno
line. The post office and telephone were in Lipniszki and telegraph in
Gawja. Mackiszki had "poleckiszki" [meaning unknown], brickworks, and
Handlowa, Warszawa Bydgoszcz 1929
- A view of a small cemetery in Lipniszki, taken in Aug
Book: Iwje and Lipnishki, with Gavia and Traby
- JewishGen Belarus SIG
the History of Polish Jews
Geograficzny Królestwa Polskiego (1880-1902),
XV, Vol 2., pp. 232-233: "Lipniszki" #3.
- Shtetl Finder (1980), p. 48:
- Pinkas HaKehilot, Poland,
Vol. 8 (2005), pp. 400-402: "Lipniszki".
- Encyclopedia of Jewish Life (2001), p. 735:
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