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Utrecht

facts in brief


Part of Braun and Hogenberg map I-19
Part of Braun and Hogenberg map I-19






Facts in brief:

Located on Kromme Rijn, Oude Rijn & Vecht rivers; was fortress to Romans, Frisians & Franks; was headquarters of bishop St. Willibrord in 696; was residence to early German emperors; had a city council by 1304; was seat of powerful bishopric/principality.

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