Wiesbaden

Wiesbaden, capital of Hesse-Nassau, a famous German watering-place, abounding in hot springs, 5 m. NW. of Mainz; has a number of fine buildings and fine parade grounds, picture-gallery, museum, and large library; is one of the best-frequented spas in Europe, and is annually visited by 60,000 tourists or invalids; it was famed for its springs among the old Romans.

Population (circa 1900) given as 65,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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