Stavenes Lighthouse

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Stavenes Lighthouse

Stavenes Lighthouse

Stavenes Lighthouse is in Averøy, a municipality in Møre og Romsdal. Also known as Stavnes, the station was established in 1842 and celebrated its 170th birthday this year (2012)! In 1976 the station was automated. The light stands 13 feet (4 meters) tall,  and is 131.2 feet (21.7 meters) above the high tide level. This is an […]

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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 […]