Lamspringe

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Lamspringe
Main street
Main street
Coat of arms of Lamspringe
Coat of arms
Lamspringe   is located in Germany
Lamspringe
Lamspringe
Coordinates: 51°57′N 10°00′E / 51.950°N 10.000°E / 51.950; 10.000Coordinates: 51°57′N 10°00′E / 51.950°N 10.000°E / 51.950; 10.000
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Hildesheim
Government
 • Mayor Henning Ehbrecht (SPD)
Area
 • Total 23.30 km2 (9.00 sq mi)
Elevation 211 m (692 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,059
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 31195
Vehicle registration HI
Website www.lamspringe.de

Lamspringe is a village and a municipality in the district of Hildesheim, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 20 km south of Hildesheim.

It was known historically as the seat of the former Lamspringe Abbey, of which the church and other buildings remain.

Lamspringe is also the seat of the Samtgemeinde ("collective municipality") Lamspringe.

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