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Speyer (formerly often called Spires in English) is a city in Germany (Rheinhessen-Pfalz, Rhineland-Palatinate) with ~50000 inhabitants, located at the Rhine river. It neighbours Worms and Mainz.

History Archeologigal data suggests that the site of the city was originally inhabited by celts around 500 BC.

Children of the city

Speyer cathedral

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