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Randers

(rä`nərs), city (1992 pop. 55,358), Aarhus co., N central Denmark, a seaport at the mouth of the Gudenå River in the Randers Fjord (an arm of the Kattegat). It is a commercial and industrial center and a rail junction. Manufactures include machinery, iron products, beer, and gloves. The city is noted for its salmon fishing. Founded in the 11th cent., Randers was an important trade center in the Middle Ages. Noteworthy buildings include the Church of St. Morton (15th cent.) and the city hall (18th cent.).

Randers

 

a city in Denmark and a small port at the mouth of the Gudenå, on the eastern Jutland Peninsula, in Århus Amt. Population, 64,900 (1972). There are machine-building, textile, and spice industries in Randers.

Randers

a port and industrial centre in Denmark, in E Jutland on Randers Fjord (an inlet of the Kattegat). Pop.: 55 739 (2004 est.)
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He was believed to have started serving his 14-year sentence in Randers, Denmark, but it has now emerged the kingpin was transferred back to the to UK to carry out the remainder closer to home.