Walbrzych


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Wałbrzych

(Polish ˈvaubʒix)
n
(Placename) an industrial city in SW Poland. Pop: 176 000 (2005 est). German name: Waldenburg
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A 450ft armoured Wehrmacht train transporting looted valuables vanished near the Second World War's end and has long been thought to be inside a tunnel under Ksiaz Castle three miles from the city of Walbrzych in Poland.
Analysis of the results of levelling measurements carried out in the final years of underground mining and in the period after the end of mining operations (Blachowski et al., 2009) indicate rock mass surface movements in the zones of main local tectonic faults in the area of former mining grounds in the city of Walbrzych (SW Poland).