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Whetstones from Eidsborg Photo: F:\Leif Jamtveit
Whetstones from Eidsborg Photo: Janne Sogn
Whetstones from Eidsborg Photo: Janne Sogn
Whetstones from Eidsborg Photo: Janne Sogn
Whetstones from Eidsborg Photo: Janne Sogn
Whetstones from Eidsborg Photo: Janne Sogn

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Whetstone from Eidsborg is the oldest export article in Norway. With continuous production from the Viking era and up to around 1950, this activity laid the foundation for The Telemark Canal as an important transport and trade route. West- Telemark Museum has its own theme exhibition on whetstones.

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Whetstones from Eidsborg

Whetstones from Eidsborg

Whetstone from Eidsborg is the oldest export article in Norway. With continuous production from the Viking era and up to around 1950, this activity...

Whetstones from Eidsborg

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Key facts about Vrådal

Vrådal is a small village located in the municipality of Kviteseid, in the western part of Telemark. Kviteseid has around 2,500 inhabitants.

Vrådal

Vrådal lies in the midst of the county of Telemark, and can tempt you with spectacular mountains, lush forests and quiet lakes.

Winter in Vrådal

Try alpine skiing and snowboarding at Vrådal Panorama Ski Center, or cross-country skiing in the surrounding mountains.
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Where to eat in Vrådal

The main place to eat in Vrådal is the Quality Straand Hotel & Resort. In addition there are sason based cafès on other locations.

The Telemark Canal

The Telemark canal is a 105-kilometre long watercourse taking you from Skien to Dalen.

Getting to Vrådal and around

Vrådal is accessible by car and bus, with connections to Sandefjord Airport Torp, Oslo City Center and Oslo Airport.
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