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Flatdal

Guldnes Mines

Guldnes mines, at an altitude of nearly 2000 ft., are located by Sundsbarmvatnet, 15 km northwest of downtown Seljord. The mines are on a small peninsu...

Seljord

Seljord church

The church was built in the romanesque style at some time in the 12th century. It is dedicated to St Olav. On the north-west corner of the church a face has been hewn. This, according to legend, represents the saint king.

Seljord

Bruredynnan

Bruredynnan is at the eastern tip om Seljord Lake by Rondebersåsane. Here we find the remains of 6-7000 year old stone paintings that are believed to r...

Seljord

Blika gullgruve

Gold was found in the 1880`s near Blika farm in Svartdal. Minings claims were granted to Bleka, Barstad, Svartdal, Haugsvold and Svervelid Farms in...

Dalen

Whetstones from Eidsborg

For 1000 yrs Tokke has had an export industry. For Norwegian Vikings were whetstones from Eidsborg an effective weapon for throwing as the historic sagas tell us.

Siljan

Bygdeborgen "Børja" ved Gorningen

On a headland at the south end of the Gorningen lake lie the remains of a refuge from the migration period, named "Børja"  When the bonfire beacon wa...

Ål

Cultural monuments Ål in Hallingdal

Iron extraction site north of Helsingset This might be the oldest known industry area in Ål. Examinations of tree coal from this cinders pile by this...

Løkken Verk

Orkla Industrial Museum

Orkla Industrial Museum is situated in Løkken center, here you will find exhibits of mining operations and Thamshavnbanen. Through models, posters,...

Røros

Hyttklokka

Hyttklokka is positioned at the top of Mørkstugata, in proximity to Malmplassen. Hyttklokka was used to notify workers at the smelthytta(smelter hut)...
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