Rems-Murr-Kreis

Rems-Murr is a destrict (Kreis) in the middle o Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Neighborin destricts are (frae north clockwise) Heilbronn, Schwäbisch Hall, Ostalbkreis, Göppingen, Esslingen, the destrict-free ceety Stuttgart an the destrict Ludwigsburg.

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HistoryEedit

The destrict wis creatit in 1973, when the destrict Waiblingen wis merged wi maist o the destrict Backnang an few municipalities frae the destrict Schwäbisch Gmünd.

GeographyEedit

The biggest pairt o the destrict is locatit in the Swabie-Franconie muntains (Schwäbisch-Fränkischer Wald). The twa rivers Rems an Murr gave the destrict its name.

Coat o airmsEedit

  The coat o airms shows a deer antler in the middle, the seembol o the umwhile state o Württemberg. The twa wavy blue lines abuin an belaw seembolize the twa rivers Murr (in the north) an Rems (in the sooth) efter which the destrict wis named.

TwinninEedit

Rems-Murr-Kreis is twinned wi:

Ceeties an tounsEedit

Ceeties Admeenistrative destricts Touns
  1. Backnang
  2. Fellbach
  3. Murrhardt
  4. Schorndorf
  5. Waiblingen
  6. Weinstadt
  7. Welzheim
  8. Winnenden
  1. Backnang
  2. Plüderhausen-Urbach
  3. Schorndorf
  4. Sulzbach
  5. Welzheim
  6. Winnenden
  1. Alfdorf
  2. Allmersbach im Tal
  3. Althütte
  4. Aspach
  5. Auenwald
  6. Berglen
  7. Burgstetten
  8. Großerlach
  9. Kaisersbach
  10. Kernen
  11. Kirchberg an der Murr
  12. Korb
  1. Leutenbach
  2. Oppenweiler
  3. Plüderhausen
  4. Remshalden
  5. Rudersberg
  6. Schwaikheim
  7. Spiegelberg
  8. Sulzbach an der Murr
  9. Urbach
  10. Weissach im Tal
  11. Winterbach

ReferencesEedit

Freemit airtinsEedit

Coordinates: 48°55′N 9°32′E / 48.917°N 9.533°E / 48.917; 9.533