Płock Governorate

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Coat of Arms of Płock Governorate (1869)

Płock Governorate (Russian: Плоцкая губернияя Polish: Gubernia Płocka) was an administrative unit (governorate) of the Congress Poland.

It was created in 1837 from the Płock Voivodship, and had the same borders and capital (Płock) as the voivodship. In 1867 territories of the Augustów Governorate and the Płock Governorate were divided into a smaller Płock Governorate, Suwałki Governorate (consisting mostly of the Augustów Governorate territories) and recreated Łomża Governorate.

The Governorate consisted of 8 counties(uyezds):

  • Ciechanowski
  • Lipnowski
  • Mławski,
  • Płocki
  • Płoński
  • Przasnyski
  • Rypiński
  • Sierpecki


  • By the Imperial census of 1897.[1] In bold are languages spoken by more people than the state language.

References and notes

  1. Language Statistics of 1897 (Russian)
  2. Languages, number of speakers which in all gubernia were less than 1000

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