Infrastructure: roads and rails

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From footpath to motorway

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Morten Stenak
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Morten Stenak

The menu

What’s on the menu? When the current owner took over the restaurant in 1991, she made small,…

Morten Pedersen
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Morten Pedersen

Breathing easy in the lying ward" "

In the 1860s, Rold Forest was identified as being of strategic military importance, and Skørping…

Henrik Harnow
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Henrik Harnow

The ramparts that were never built

The original plans for Slipshavn called for the construction of a much larger fortification than…

Mette Ladegaard Thøgersen
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Mette Ladegaard Thøgersen

Emma Gad passed by

At one time, station towns were viewed with great scepticism. In 1903, famous writer Emma Gad…

Mette Ladegaard Thøgersen
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Mette Ladegaard Thøgersen

Hold-ups in Langå

The book Jydske Byer og deres Mænd (Jutland Towns and their Men) from 1917 describes Langå's…

Vibeke Andersson Møller
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Vibeke Andersson Møller

Greater Copenhagen emerges

Instead of allowing Copenhagen to sprawl in all directions, the finger plan was to create…

Vibeke Andersson Møller
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Vibeke Andersson Møller

Escalators for modern travellers

Vesterport Station was built in 1934 and reflected the newest trends. The stations were built…

Inger-Marie Børgesen
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Inger-Marie Børgesen

Sun-catching institute

Dianalund was built in the Filadelfia's grounds and was for patients with nervous disorders,…

Ea Stevns Matzon
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Ea Stevns Matzon

Merchants' road across Zealand

Sasser Bridge, which crosses the river of Tuel, is one of Denmark's oldest bridges. Near…

Ea Stevns Matzon
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Ea Stevns Matzon

A real winter

During the icy winter of 1940-41 many fishermen and the unemployed earned a day's pay by…

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