Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Kissingen, a watering-place in Bavaria, Situated on the right bank of the Saale, about 18 miles north of Wurzburg. It has three mineral springs, besides the spas of Bocklet and Bruckenau in the neighbourhood. They have been used for nearly four centuries, but it was not until comparatively recent times that they were much frequented. Gout, dyspepsia, and skin diseases are cured by them, the waters being taken by patients both externally and internally.