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    Viking Swords at Stavanger Sword Monument, Stavanger, Norway: Three enormous bronze swords stand monument to the battle of Hafrsfjord in the year 872, when Harald Hårfagre (Fairheaded Harald) united Norway into one kingdom. The monument was designed by Fritz Røed (1928 - 2002) from Bryne, just south of Stavanger. It was unveiled by Norway's King Olav in 1983. by Jim Boud

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    Viking Swords at Stavanger Sword Monument, Stavanger, Norway #travel #norway #europe

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