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Unveiling a plaque to famous Szczecin industrialist, Emil Stoewer

2013/08/28

On 23 August, 2013, a plaque was unveiled on 32 ul Wielkopolska to Emil Stoewer, who resided there between 1907 – 1917.

32 ul Wielkopolska

32 ul Wielkopolska, former tenement of Emill Stoewer

The plaque was unveiled by the industrialists grandaughter, Jutta Barckmann from Hamburg.

Emil Stoewer’s factory produced typewriters, sewing machines and then (from 1899) motor cars. After the Second World War, the factory was used to produce motorcycles and then automobile parts under the name ‘Polmo’. The former Polmo building, now disused, still stands on al Wojska Polskiego.

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A Stoewer car

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English editor, A native of the Isle of Wight, Warren has been running the language teaching company, Go! Languages, with his wife Małgorzata, since 1997. A fan of England, Portsmouth F.C. and Pogoń Szczecin, Warren will be contribing articles on football for the Szczecinian.

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