3 Giant Viking Swords made entirely of bronze make up Norway's incredible monument titled "Sverd i fjell" Set deep in stone these swords commemorate the Historic Battle of Hafrsfjord which took place in the year
Resources for researching locations and ancestors in Norway. The map displays old and new names of counties in Norway, which are called fylke. Our original spelling was "Lende" - would like to find some of my relatives from the Telemark area -
Viking´s Swords in Stavanger, Norway :: The Three Swords (Sverd i Fjell) monument was unveiled by King Olav in 1983 and commemorates the Battle of Hafrsfjord in after which King Harald Fair Hair united the three districts of Norway into one kingdom.