Use MapQuest to view the geographic position of today's city of Piła (the former city of Schneidemühl) (Latitude 53°09' N, Longitude 16°45' E)
Schneidemühl and surrounding areas, 1906

Index sheets of the general map of Central Europe (1:200 000)
By clicking on a particular index map you can look at the sheets (3-3.5 MB each)
For Schneidemühl and an enlarged view of surrounding areas, please click on the 4th square from the left at the top (Szczecinek 34º), or scroll down to sheet 34-53

Use Kartenmeister to view geographic positions of former German communities near Schneidemühl.

Below, a map of the remnants of the old ghetto of Schneidemühl, as recorded in 1803. The ghetto had first been established by decree of Queen Konstancja after the great fire of 1626.

Remnants of the old ghetto of Schneidemühl in 1803


(Map courtesy of Geheimes Staats Archiv, Preussischer Kulturbesitz; XI. HA Karten, Nr. G 50235)


Posen (the former Netze Distrikt), Pomerania and Brandenburg, ca. 1910

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