Skellerup, Denmark

Skellerup is a village in central Denmark, located in Nyborg municipality on the island of Funen in Region of Southern Denmark.

Skellerup
Village
Skellerup Church
Skellerup Church
Skellerup is located in Region of Southern Denmark
Skellerup
Skellerup
Coordinates: 55°20′11″N 10°39′30″E / 55.33639°N 10.65833°E / 55.33639; 10.65833Coordinates: 55°20′11″N 10°39′30″E / 55.33639°N 10.65833°E / 55.33639; 10.65833
CountryDenmark
RegionSouthern Denmark
MunicipalityNyborg
Population
 (2021)[1]
334

HistoryEdit

Skellerup is first mentioned in 1414 as Skeldorp.[2] The church was built between year 1150–1200.[3]

Biskopstorp is a small manor house (Danish: Hovedgård) located south of Skellerup. It was founded in 1765.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ BY3: Population 1. January, by urban areas The Mobile Statbank from Statistics Denmark
  2. ^ Historiskatlas.dk "Skellerup" Retrieved 3 August 2020
  3. ^ Danmarks-kirker.dk "Skellerup Kirke" Retrieved 3 August 2020