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Schweinfurt is a Kreis (district) in the northwestern part of Bavariamarker, Germanymarker. Neighboring districts are (from the north clockwise) Bad Kissingenmarker, Rhön-Grabfeldmarker, Haßbergemarker, Bambergmarker, Kitzingenmarker, Würzburgmarker and Main-Spessartmarker. The district-free city Schweinfurtmarker is completely surrounded by the district.

Geography

Main rivers in the district are the Mainmarker and the Wern. It is located between several hill chains - Haßberge to the east, the Rhönmarker in the northwest, the Spessartmarker to the west and the Steigerwald in the southeast.

History

The area of the district became part of Bavaria in 1814.In 1972 the previous district Gerolzhofen was merged with the district.

Coat of arms

The coat of arms shows the imperial eagle in the top part as a symbol of the former imperial city Schweinfurt. The bottom part of the coat of arms shows the symbol of the clerical state of Würzburgmarker, which ruled a big part of the district until 1803.


Towns and municipalities

Towns Verwaltungsgemeinschaften free municipalities
  1. Gerolzhofenmarker¹
Markt
  1. Oberschwarzachmarker¹
  2. Stadtlauringenmarker
  3. Werneckmarker
¹ administrated within a
Verwaltungsgemeinschaft
  1. Gerolzhofen
  2. Schwanfeld
  1. Bergrheinfeldmarker
  2. Dingolshausenmarker
  3. Dittelbrunnmarker
  4. Donnersdorfmarker
  5. Euerbachmarker
  6. Frankenwinheimmarker
  7. Geldersheimmarker
  8. Gochsheimmarker
  9. Grafenrheinfeldmarker
  10. Grettstadtmarker
  11. Kolitzheimmarker
  12. Lülsfeldmarker
  13. Michelau im Steigerwaldmarker
  14. Niederwerrnmarker
  15. Poppenhausenmarker
  16. Röthleinmarker
  17. Schonungenmarker
  18. Schwanfeldmarker
  19. Schwebheimmarker
  20. Sennfeldmarker
  21. Sulzheimmarker
  22. Üchtelhausenmarker
  23. Waigolshausenmarker
  24. Wasserlosenmarker
  25. Wipfeldmarker


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