Vejle

Vejle (vĪˈlə) [key], city (1992 pop. 46,074), capital of Vejle co., central Denmark, a seaport at the head of the Vejle Fjord. It is a commercial and industrial center and a rail junction. Manufactures include textiles, iron, hardware, canned goods, and leather goods. Of note in Vejle is St. Nicholas Church (13th cent.; restored).

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Vejle from Fact Monster:

  • Horsens - Horsens Horsens , city (1992 pop. 47,085), Vejle co., central Denmark, a port at the head of the ...
  • Kolding - Kolding Kolding , city (1992 pop. 45,514), Vejle co., S central Denmark, a port on Kolding Fjord, ...
  • Fredericia - Fredericia Fredericia , city (1992 pop. 28,529), Vejle co., central Denmark, on the Lille ...
  • Encyclopedia: Scandinavian Political Geography - Encyclopeadia articles concerning Scandinavian Political Geography.

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Scandinavian Political Geography