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The Jarama river at Titulcia
Municipal location within the Community of Madrid.
|Community of Madrid
|Fuencisla Molinero Cuenca
|9.9 km2 (3.8 sq mi)
|509 m (1,670 ft)
|130/km2 (340/sq mi)
|• Summer (DST)
Titulcia is a municipality of the Community of Madrid, Spain.
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Its strategic position was recognized by the French occupiers during the Napoleonic Wars, who held it until 1814. After the defeat of the French the town recovered its original name at the insistence of King Fernando VII.
The city was destroyed, for the fifth time in its history, during the Spanish Civil War, during which time it was the divisional headquarters of Republican forces.
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