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<b>Gardberg</b>Posted by VragebugtenImage © Vragebugten
Latitude:61° 5' 28.64" N
Longitude:   9° 0' 12.87" E

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Gardberg is an area covering more than 2 square kilometers in the municipality of Vestre Slidre in Valdres. Follow the signs to Einangsteinen from road E16.

550 of a proposed thousand burial mounds has been investigated. More than 900 finds date from Roman iron-age up towards viking-age 800 CE. The area has traces of iron-production before, under and after viking-age.

There is a stone with 70 saucerlike hollows.

The famous Einang-runestone is also here.
Posted by Vragebugten
8th November 2011ce
Edited 8th November 2011ce