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Read more: Mikal L. Klovning's Seahouse Photo: Karmsund Folkemuseum

Utsira

Mikal L. Klovning's Seahouse

Mikal L. Klovning was a herring fisherman until 1955, when the herring fisheries came to an end. In contrast to other people, Klovning believed the...
Read more: The zinc mines at Allmannajuvet Photo: Sauda ferie og fritid

Sauda

The zinc mines at Allmannajuvet

The zinc mines in Allmannajuvet in Sauda, Ryfylke were in operation from 1881 to 1899. The mining operations brought life to the village with as many...

Etne

Gravhauger og bautastein i Etne

Few villages in the west of Norway have so many rich pre-historic burial mounds as the municipality of etne. Contours of one of the largest burial...
Read more: Gravfunn på Bokn Photo: www.bygdabladet.no

Bokn

Gravfunn på Bokn

Several discoveries of ancient monuments reveal that Bokn has had a central position throughout history. If you are driving from Stavanger to...
Read more: Bokn Church Photo: Bokn Kommune/ Kyrre Lindanger

Bokn

Bokn Church

Bokn Church is the only church at Bokn. It`s a traditional wooden long church and it was consecrated in 1847 and seats 300 persons. The altarpiece...
Read more: Fortification Photo: Bokn kommune / Kyrre Lindanger

Bokn

Fortification

In Loden by Klepp there stands a German fortress from The Second World War. Here are the remains of bunkers, ammunition storage, trenches, gun sites,...
Read more: Menhir in Alvestad Photo: Bokn kommune/ Kyrre Lindanger

Bokn

Menhir in Alvestad

When the ferry sails through the Boknasund strait, it follows what has been the coastal road since time immemorial. The prehistoric site along the...
Read more: Burial site from The Bronze Age Photo: Bokn kommune / Kyrre Lindanger

Bokn

Burial site from The Bronze Age

The burial site on East Bokn by the Boknasund strait is from the Late Bronze Age, 1750-1100 BC. In 1923 a gold buckle was found in East Bokn which...

Utsira

Nordvikvågen

This hamlet developed after the jetty was completed in 1870 and is characterised by the rich fishing of earlier times. The unique buildings are...
Read more: Gjerde Church Photo: Erik Kvalheim

Etne

Gjerde Church

Gjerde Church erected in 1676. Features include distinctive wall decorations. Rune stone adjacent to the church....
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