Stawa Młyny Poland Poland, Świnoujście

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Stawa Młyny

Stawa Młyny - a beacon (German: Mühlenbake) in the shape of a windmill in Świnoujście, West Pomeranian Voivodeship; in Poland. The beacon acts as a signal for vessels entering the Port of Świnoujście, from the Baltic Sea. The beacon is 10 metres in height; coloured in white with a black colour roof. The beacon was built between 1873-1874 during the modernisation of the ship route into the Port of Świnoujście. Stawa Młyny is an official symbol of Świnoujście, being part of the Official Logo of Świnoujście, which is characterised with the beacon. The beacon is a popular tourist attraction in Świnoujście and the Island of Uznam; the beacon is known for being featured on postcards of the town, and is popular part for guided tours around Świnoujście.