Place:Holzminden, Braunschweig, Germany

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NameHolzminden
TypeDistrict
Located inBraunschweig, Germany
Also located inBraunschweig, Niedersachsen, Germany    
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Inhabited place
Holzminden
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Holzminden is a district in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is bounded by (from the north and clockwise) the districts of Hamelin-Pyrmont, Hildesheim and Northeim, and by the state of North Rhine-Westphalia (districts of Höxter and Lippe).

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The district was established in 1833 within the Duchy of Brunswick-Lüneburg. It was moved to the Prussian Province of Hanover as part of a territorial exchange in 1942. The last territorial modification was in 1974.

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