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Lund

facts in brief


Part of Braun and Hogenberg IV-29 map, 1588
Part of Braun and Hogenberg IV-29 map, 1588



Facts in brief:

Founded by Danish king Canute in 11th cen., & important center of Danish affairs through Middle Ages; declined after the Reformation; conquered by Sweden in 1685; city developed rapidly after 1850.

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