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Knabstrup is a small railway town, with a population of 1,074 (1st January 2020), [1] at the railroad between Kalundborg and Holbæk in Holbæk Municipality, Region Zealand in Denmark.

Knabstrup Manor, where the horse breed Knabstrupper was bred, is located 2 kilometres southeast of the town.

Knabstrup Teglværk, which is located about 300 meters south of the manor, was a former brick and ceramic factory that was closed in 1988. It is currently being renovated into a center for ecological awareness by the local environmental collective Makvärket. [2]

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References

  1. BY3: Population 1st January, by urban areas The Mobile Statbank from Statistics Denmark
  2. Makvärket - a culture and environment collective

Coordinates: 55°39′52″N11°33′08″E / 55.66442°N 11.55230°E / 55.66442; 11.55230