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Balaguer es un municipio espaol de la provincia de Lleida en Catalua. Es la capital de la comarca de La Noguera .
La ciudad se encuentra en el valle del ro Segre, ro que pasa por la poblacin y al que vierte sus aguas el ro Si justo antes de llegar Balaguer.
Es probable que la ciudad hubiese contado con un asentamiento bero o romano. Se han encontrado restos de la poca romana y parte de las fortificaciones son de los siglos III y IV. Sin embargo la primera mencin que se conoce de la ciudad data del siglo IX.

http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Balaguer_(L%C3%A9rida)



Balaguer is a municipality in the Spanish province of Lleida in Catalonia. It is the capital of the region of La Noguera.
The city is located in the valley of the River Segre, river passing through the population and that the river water poured Si just before Balaguer.
It is likely that the city had counted on an Iberian and Roman settlement. Found remains of Roman fortifications and are part of the third and fourth centuries. However, the first known mention of the city dates from the ninth century.

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