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GEROLSTEIN

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Originally appearing in Volume V11, Page 901 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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GEROLSTEIN, a village and climatic health resort of Germany, in the Prussian Rhine Province, attractively situated on the Kyll, in the Eifel range, moo ft. above the sea, 58 m. W. of Andernach by rail, and at the junction of lines to Treves and St Vith. The castle of Gerolstein, built in 1115 and now in ruins, affords a fine view of the Kyllthal. Gerolstein is celebrated for its lithia waters, which are largely exported. Pop. (1900) 1308.
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