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More recently, it has become a centre for shipping offshore wind turbines.

) is a seaport town and seat of Esbjerg Municipality on the west coast of the Jutland peninsula in southwest Denmark.

By road, it is 71 kilometres (44 mi) west of Kolding and 164 kilometres (102 mi) southwest of Aarhus.

The sculpture was designed by Svend Wiig Hansen and installed in 1995.

It hosts branches of the University of Southern Denmark and Aalborg University, Esbjerg is increasingly recognized for its university facilities and sporting activities.

The market square (Torvet) was positioned at the centre, midway between the harbour and the railway station.

In 1893, Esbjerg became a municipality in its own right (initially known as Esbjerg Ladeplads), receiving the status and privileges of a market town in 1899 and incorporating the parish of Jerne (east of the centre) in 1945.

Esbjerg developed quickly with the population rising to 13,000 by 1901 and 70,000 by 1970.

In addition to its fishing and shipping activities, it also became an important centre for agricultural exports.

It is home to the Danish football club Esbjerg f B, who play their home matches at Blue Water Arena, and also has an ice hockey division called Esbjerg Elite Ishockey, which plays at the Granly Hockey Arena.

which had previously been Denmark's most important North Sea port but came under German control after the Second Schleswig War in 1864.

The slaughterhouse and meat packaging facility, Esbjerg Andels-Slagteri, established in 1887, became Denmark's sixth largest by 1962.