Bjørnsund Lighthouse

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Bjørnsund Lighthouse—A fishing village left behind

Bjørnsund Lighthouse—A fishing village left behind

Bjornsund Lighhouse was built in 1871, automated 1994.The keeper’s house is painted white, the lantern red. 9 m (30 ft) square cylindrical wood tower with gallery, attached to one end of a 1-story wood keeper’s house. Located on Moøya, a small island about 4 km (2.5 mi) north of Gossa and the same distance west […]

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Lighthouses of Møre og Romsdal

Lighthouses of Møre og Romsdal

Møre og Romsdal is one the Norway’s most scenic coastal counties. Its ten biggest communities are situated on the coast or a fjord. Here the land breaks up into myriad islands as it approaches the Norwegian Sea and this accounts for the area’s long dependence on boat traffic. These islands also encourage north-south traffic by […]