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Skårungen - the fisher boy

Skårungen - the fisher boy Photo: Spjelkavik Ungdomsskole
Skårungen - the fisher boy Photo: Spjelkavik Ungdomsskole
"Fiskergutten" - the fisher boy - is situated at Apotekertorget, the pharmacy square. The symbol of the youth's glow and expectation to the future. Made by Knut Skinnarland in 1967. A copy can be found in Akureyri, Iceland - one of Ålesund's friendship towns.

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