VEXIO , or WEx16, a
See also:town and
See also:bishop's see of Sweden, capital of the
See also:district (tan) of Kronoberg, 124 M . N.E. of
See also:Malmo by
See also:rail . Pop . (1900) 7365 . It is pleasantly situated among low wooded hills at the
See also:north end of Lake Vexio, and near the south end of Lake 1•Ielga . Its appearance is
See also:modern, for it was burnt in 1843 . The
See also:cathedral of St Siegfrid
See also:dates from about 1300, but has been restored, the last
See also:time in 1898 . The Smalar_d Museum has antiquarian and numismatic collections, a library and a bust of
See also:Linnaeus . There are iron foundries, a match factory, &c . At Ostrabo, the episcopal residence without the town, the poet Esaias
See also:Tegner died in 1846, and he is buried in the town cemetery . On the
See also:shore of Lake Helga is the royal
See also:estate of Kronoberg, and on an
See also:island in the lake the ruins of a former
See also:castle of the same name .
VEXILLUM (Lat. dim. of velum, piece of cloth, sail,...
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