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Parish Church of St. Philippus and St. Jakobus
|• Mayor||Erhard Hirschberg|
|• Total||15.37 km2 (5.93 sq mi)|
|Elevation||330 m (1,080 ft)|
|• Density||210/km2 (560/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Vehicle registration||BIT, PRÜ|
Speicher is a City in the district Bitburg-Prüm, in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It is situated in the Eifel, on the river Kyll, approx. 10 km south-east of Bitburg and 29 km north of Trier. It has 3179 inhabitants and lies next to the Spangdahlem Air Base which is home of the 52d Fighter Wing. A small monument to the men who lost their lives in World War I and World War II situated in the west end of the town. East of the monument is an open area for shopping and other events. Directly to the south is the Parish Church of St. Philippus and St. Jakobus.
There are many small businesses in Speicher. Some notable restaurants include the Ital. Eis Cafe, which serves Italian ice cream, and the City Grill, which has kebabs (otherwise known as gyros) and a pizzeria. There is an ALDI supermarket, a REWE supermarket and a couple of other small grocery stores. There is also a tattoo shop, and photo shop.
PLEWA is a pottery factory in the eastern area of Speicher. It specializes in gray and blue pottery that has been made in this area for nearly 2000 years.