Place:Fyn, Denmark

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NameFyn
Alt namesFunen County
Fyensource: BHA, Authority file (2003-)
Fynsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
Fyn countysource: Getty Vocabulary Program
Fyns Amtsource: Wikipedia
Fünensource: BHA, Authority file (2003-)
Nynsource: GRI Photo Study, Authority File (1989)
TypeModern province, Amt
Coordinates55.333°N 10.417°E
Located inDenmark     (1970 - 2006)
See alsoOdense, DenmarkParent
Svendborg, DenmarkParent
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names


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Fyns Amt is a former county (Danish, amt) in central Denmark, comprising the islands of Funen, Langeland, Tåsinge, Ærø, and approximately 90 other islands, of which only 25 are inhabited. The county was formed on 1 April 1970, comprising the former counties of Odense and Svendborg. The county was abolished from 1 January 2007, when it merged into Region Syddanmark (i.e. Region South Denmark).

The county employed around 20,000 people working in more than 160 institutions located all over Funen.

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