Brenz (river)

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Brenz
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The source of the Brenz
Country Germany
Basin features
Main source Swabian Alb
River mouth Danube
48°33′38″N 10°25′13″E / 48.56056°N 10.42028°E / 48.56056; 10.42028Coordinates: 48°33′38″N 10°25′13″E / 48.56056°N 10.42028°E / 48.56056; 10.42028
Physical characteristics
Length 55 km (34 mi)

The Brenz is a river in Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria, Germany. It is a left tributary of the Danube. Its source is at a spring in the town of Königsbronn and it flows for 55 kilometers before meeting the Danube at Lauingen, a few kilometers west of Dillingen. It flows through the towns of Königsbronn, Heidenheim an der Brenz, Giengen and Lauingen.