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Akershus Fylke
1 site
Aust-Agder Fylke
Buskerud Fylke
4 posts
1 site
Finnmark Fylke
1 site
Hedmark Fylke
5 sites
Hordaland Fylke
1 site
Nordland Fylke
3 sites
Nord-Trøndelag Fylke
3 sites
Oppland Fylke
Oslo Fylke
3 sites
Rogaland Fylke
3 sites
Sogn og Fjordane Fylke
4 sites
Østfold Fylke
Telemark Fylke
Troms Fylke
Vest-Agder Fylke
5 sites
Vestfold Fylke

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Iron Age clothing uncovered in Norway

Melting ice in Norway has revealed an Iron Age tunic.
Amazing preservation.

Great photo on BBC web site.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23849332
mascot Posted by mascot
29th August 2013ce
Edited 29th August 2013ce

Ancient poo gives clues to human impact on environment


US scientists say they can track early human movements by analysing molecules in ancient faecal matter.

Researchers were able to use prehistoric poo to establish the presence and size of a population dating back over 7,000 years... continues...
ryaner Posted by ryaner
27th November 2012ce

New rock art finds in Norway


Looks a lot different from UK rock art of the same period but interesting to compare these finds with what we see when out and about... continues...
mascot Posted by mascot
8th February 2011ce
Edited 8th February 2011ce

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Kulturminnesøk


The Directorate for Cultural Heritage in Norway (Riksantikvaren) database for cultural remains. This is a work in progress. The interface is only in norwegian.
I recommend the possibility to restrict searches based on geographical criteria. «Fylke» has a list of counties. «Kommune» = municipalities. It is also possible to restrict a search to ages, «Steinalder - bronsealder» = stoneage - bronzeage.
Posted by Vragebugten
29th January 2010ce
Edited 29th January 2010ce

The University of Oslo, database: faste kulturminner


A good source for sites in Norway. Norwegian text only.
Posted by Vragebugten
2nd May 2009ce
Edited 2nd May 2009ce

Latest posts for Norway

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Finnmark (Fylke) — Images (click to view fullsize)

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28th November 2016ce

Bilden (Stone Circle) — Images

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11th November 2011ce

Bilden (Stone Circle) — Fieldnotes

9 ca 1,5 m high stones (8 in a circle and one central stone). Posted by Vragebugten
11th November 2011ce
Edited 13th November 2011ce

Virgin Mary's Sewing Needle (Standing Stone / Menhir) — Links

Karmøy - the saga island


More info here
postman Posted by postman
9th November 2011ce
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