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Allier is a commune in the Allier department in central France. Allier is a department in central France named after the Allier River. Allier is one of the original 83 departments created during the French Revolution on March 4, 1790. It was created from parts of the former provinces of Auvergne and Bourbonnais. In 1940, the government of Marshal Philippe Petain chose the town of Vichy as its capital. The department belongs to the region Auvergne and is surrounded by the following French departments: Cher, Nievre, Saone-et-Loire, Loire, Puy-de-Dome, and Creuse.
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