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Rendsburg (Schleswig-Holstein)

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Rendsburg is a municipality on the Kiel Canal in the northeastern part of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. It is the capital of the Kreis of Rendsburg-Eckernforde. The population of the city was 29,400. Rendsburg was first mentioned in 1199. It became a part of Holstein in the 13th century, but was transferred to Schleswig in 1460. Many times the town passed from Danish to German control and vice versa.

Although located inland, Rendsburg became a seaport and a dockyard. The most famous structure in town, a railway bridge made of steel, 2500 meters in length and 41 meters in height, was constructed in 1913. Mounted on the railway bridge, the Kiel Canal is also traversed by a transporter bridge, one of only twenty ever built. The German Army's Air Defence School is located in Rendsburg.

A city known for its historic myths and traditions, scenic beauty, cooperative people and luxurious hotels and cottages, Rendsburg is one of the favorite holiday destinations for most of the vacation lovers.

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