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

Table of contents
1 History
2 Famous sons of the city
3 External links


Archaeological data suggests that the site of the city was originally inhabited by Celts around 500 BC.

Famous sons of the city

External links

Speyer cathedral