Place:Oberhausen, Kreuznach, Rheinland, Preußen, Germany

Alt namesOberhausen-Sterkradesource: Müllers Deutsches Ortsbuch (1988)
TypeIndependent City
Coordinates51.467°N 6.85°E
Located inKreuznach, Rheinland, Preußen, Germany
Also located inDüsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany     (1000 - )
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Oberhausen is a city on the river Emscher in the Ruhr Area, Germany, located between Duisburg (c. 12 km) and Essen (c. 13 km). The city hosts the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen and its Gasometer Oberhausen is an anchor point of the European Route of Industrial Heritage. The city's Sea Life Centre was home to Paul the Octopus.

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