Mauren

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Mauren
Flag of Mauren
Flag
Coat of arms of Mauren
Coat of arms
Mauren in Liechtenstein
Mauren in Liechtenstein
Coordinates: 47°13′N 9°32′E / 47.217°N 9.533°E / 47.217; 9.533Coordinates: 47°13′N 9°32′E / 47.217°N 9.533°E / 47.217; 9.533
Country  Liechtenstein
Villages Schaanwald
Area
 • Total 7.5 km2 (2.9 sq mi)
Elevation 453 m (1,486 ft)
Population (31.12.2012[1])
 • Total 4,138
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC)
Postal code 9493
Area code(s) 7008
ISO 3166 code LI-04
Website www.mauren.li

Mauren is a municipality of Liechtenstein that is situated in the north of the country. It has a population of approximately 4,100. The Curta mechanical calculator was produced by Contina AG, in Mauren.[2]

History[edit]

It was first called "Muron" in documents from 1178. It has a memorial to the Liechtenstein educator and historian Peter Kaiser (1793 – 1864).

References[edit]

  1. ^ (German) [1]
  2. ^ Curta Type 1 & 2 - overview production quantity. curta.li. Retrieved on 2014-11-27.

External links[edit]

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