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'''Seetor''' is the [[:Category:Capital Cities|capital]] city of [[Stachelort]]. Located along the [[:Category:Nations|country]]'s west coast, the [[:Category:Cities|city]] is also a prosperous [[:Category:trade|trade]] center. The city has a population of 1,841,179 within its 12 townships.
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'''Seetor''' is the [[:Category:Capital Cities|capital]] city of [[Stachelort]]. Located near the [[:Category:Nations|country]]'s southwest coast at the mouth of the Fuhr River on the Fuhr Bay, the [[:Category:Cities|city]] is also a prosperous [[:Category:trade|trade]] center. The city has a population of 1,841,179 within its 12 townships. Although settlements have existed in the area back to prehistoric times, Seetor dates its founding from 5178 during the [[Orkanan Realm]].
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The capital region has 21 seats in the [[State Assembly of Stachelort|State Assembly]]: 17 result from its population, 2 from its status as a borough ([[Stoldish]]:''stadtgemeinde''), and an additional 2 members due to the city's status as the national capital.  
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==Etymology==
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The name Seetor literally means "Sea Gate" in [[Hallish]]. Throughout the known history of settlements in the area, the site where the Fuhr River meets the bay has been an important location for controlling access between the river and the [[Settant Sea]].
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==Geography==
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Situated at the mouth of the Fuhr River on the Fuhr Bay, Seetor is a natural site for a harbor, with the bay protecting it from the ocean. The Fuhr River is the largest in Stachelort, in both width and length. It is navigable for much of its length, making Seetor a key [[:Category:Cities|city]] in the region for industrial and transportation purposes. Seetor's harbor is a deep harbor, facilitating vessels of all sizes without need for dredging.
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==Politics==
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Although located in the [[Marches of Stachelort|march]] of Brücht, Seetor is a [[Government of Stachelort#Boroughs|borough]] and, therefore, subordinate to the national government. As Stachelort's capital city, it enjoys additional favor, politically.
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[[Image:government_quarter.jpg|thumb|left|A view of Government Quarter, with the Ministry of State building featuring prominantly.]]
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The capital region has 21 seats in the [[State Assembly of Stachelort|State Assembly]]: 17 result from its population, 2 from its status as a borough ([[Stoldish]]:''stadtgemeinde''), and an additional 2 members due to the city's status as the national capital.
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Administratively, the city consists of 12 townships. In common usage, the townships are referred to as quarters, a holdover from when Seetor first established the four quarters of the city: Harbor Quarter, Merchants' Quarter, Peoples' Quarter, and Hillside Quarter. Thus, the 12 townships are often referred to as quarters despite there being 12 of them.
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==Services==
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[[Image:streetcar-horse.jpg|thumb|right|A streetcar operating along Marktstraße in Merchants' Quarter.]]
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Seetor is a modern city with services appropriate to a national capital. These include utilities such as pressurized water for drinking, bathing, and cooking purposes, along with sanitary sewers to convey waste away from the urban area.
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In addition to water taxis plying the Fuhr River and Bay, Seetor enjoys a well-coordinated system of street railways. The cars operate on frequent headway along the main thoroughfares of the city.
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Seetor
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Capital City
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Motto
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Country  Stachelort
  March Brücht
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Founded 5178
Government Borough (Stadtgemeinde)
 • Intendent Werner von Kohler
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 • Townships 12
Area km² ( sq mi)
Elevation m ( ft)
 • Highest elevation m ( ft)
 • Lowest elevation m ( ft)
Population 1,841,179
 • Density /km² (/sq mi)
Official language(s) Stoldish
Demonym(s) Seetoran
Time zone Nester Standard Time
(AMT +2.5)
Post code(s)
Calling code



Seetor is the capital city of Stachelort. Located near the country's southwest coast at the mouth of the Fuhr River on the Fuhr Bay, the city is also a prosperous trade center. The city has a population of 1,841,179 within its 12 townships. Although settlements have existed in the area back to prehistoric times, Seetor dates its founding from 5178 during the Orkanan Realm.

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Etymology

The name Seetor literally means "Sea Gate" in Hallish. Throughout the known history of settlements in the area, the site where the Fuhr River meets the bay has been an important location for controlling access between the river and the Settant Sea.

Geography

Situated at the mouth of the Fuhr River on the Fuhr Bay, Seetor is a natural site for a harbor, with the bay protecting it from the ocean. The Fuhr River is the largest in Stachelort, in both width and length. It is navigable for much of its length, making Seetor a key city in the region for industrial and transportation purposes. Seetor's harbor is a deep harbor, facilitating vessels of all sizes without need for dredging.

Politics

Although located in the march of Brücht, Seetor is a borough and, therefore, subordinate to the national government. As Stachelort's capital city, it enjoys additional favor, politically.

A view of Government Quarter, with the Ministry of State building featuring prominantly.

The capital region has 21 seats in the State Assembly: 17 result from its population, 2 from its status as a borough (Stoldish:stadtgemeinde), and an additional 2 members due to the city's status as the national capital.

Administratively, the city consists of 12 townships. In common usage, the townships are referred to as quarters, a holdover from when Seetor first established the four quarters of the city: Harbor Quarter, Merchants' Quarter, Peoples' Quarter, and Hillside Quarter. Thus, the 12 townships are often referred to as quarters despite there being 12 of them.

Services

A streetcar operating along Marktstraße in Merchants' Quarter.

Seetor is a modern city with services appropriate to a national capital. These include utilities such as pressurized water for drinking, bathing, and cooking purposes, along with sanitary sewers to convey waste away from the urban area.

In addition to water taxis plying the Fuhr River and Bay, Seetor enjoys a well-coordinated system of street railways. The cars operate on frequent headway along the main thoroughfares of the city.

   Republic of Stachelort   
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History Orkanan RealmDragar MonopolyTandem WarsPan-Anarian WarPreservationist Coup
Culture and Society
Language: Stoldish
Religion: Orkanan (MellanhandStellist-Orkanan)
Ethnicities: BrüchtDölmer
Society: GuildsNobility in Stachelort
Sport: SchleudernStickball
Government and Politics
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Law enforcement: Finance GuardiansState Protection Service
Political parties: Stachelortans First Party
Other: Framework (constitution) • Foreign relations
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Equipment: Awards and deorationsShipsUniformsWeapons
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Politicians: Nikolo Lusky (Autokrat)
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Historical figures: Lorenz SallerLuitger von Sulzbach
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Geography
Political: MarchesProtectorate of Stachelort D'Runia (colony)
Cities: Seetor (capital city)
Physical: Rückgrat MountainsStachel Highlands
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