List of rock carvings in Norway


List of rock carvings in Norway

This article contains a list of rock carvings in Norway.

Locations

Rock carvings in the different counties of Norway:

* Akershus:
** Rock carvings at Kolsås (shipping), Bærum municipality
** Rock carvings at Bingfoss (hunting)
** Rock carvings at Skjellerud gård (shipping), Frogn municipality
** Rock carvings at Søndre Ski gård (farming), Ski municipality
** Rock carvings at Nordre Ski gård (farming), Ski municipality

* Buskerud:
** Rock carvings at Skogerveien (hunting), Drammen municipality
** Rock carvings at Åskollen (hunting), Drammen municipality
** Rock carvings at Hvittingfoss (shipping, farming), Kongsberg municipality
** Rock carvings at Katsundholmen (hunting), Modum municipality
** Rock carvings at Kistefoss (hunting), Modum municipality

* Rock carvings in Central Norway (Nord-Trøndelag, Sør-Trøndelag, parts of Nordland, and parts of Møre og Romsdal):
**Rock carvings at Bøla
**Rock carvings at Bardal
**Rock carvings at Evenhus
**Rock carvings at Hell
**Rock carvings at Leirfall
**Rock carvings at Stykket

* Finnmark:
** Rock carvings at Alta
** Rock carvings at Sandbukt in Sørøysundet on Sørøya in Hammerfest
** Rock carvings at Gåshopen in Sørøy in Hammerfest
** Helleristningsparken in Kvalsund with rocks removed from Leirbukt, Stokkeberg, and Fægfjord (all in Reppafjord in Hammerfest)
** Rock carvings at Aldon Unjàrga

*Hedmark:
** Rock carvings at Stein (hunting), Ringsaker municipality

* Hordaland:

* Møre og Romsdal:
** Rock carvings at Boggestranda, Nesset municipality
** Rock carvings at Nord-Heggdal (fishing, hunting), Midsund municipality
** Rock carvings at Søbstad, Averøy municipality
** Rock carvings at Reitaneset (hunting), Aukra
** Rock carvings at Hinna (hunting), Tingvoll
** Rock carvings at Honhammerneset (fishing), Tingvoll
** Rock carvings in Central Norway

* Nordland:
** Rock carvings at Vistnesdalen (hunting), Tjøtta municipality
** Rock carvings at Rødøy (hunting), Tjøtta municipality
** Rock carvings at Klubba (hunting), Meløy municipality
** Rock carvings at Fykanvatn (hunting), Meløy municipality
** Rock carvings at Vågan (hunting), Bodø municipality
** Rock carvings at Sagelva (hunting), Hamarøy municipality
** Rock carvings at Leiknes (hunting), Tysfjord municipality
** Rock carvings at Valle (hunting), Lødingen municipality
** Rock carvings at Forså (fishing), Lødingen municipality
** Rock carvings at Sandvågmoen (cups), Steigen municipality
** Rock carvings at Forselv (hunting, fishing), Narvik municipality
** Rock carvings at Brennholtet (hunting), Narvik municipality
** Rock carvings at Herjangen (hunting), Narvik municipality
** Rock carvings at Kanstadfjorden (hunting, fishing), Lødingen municipality
** Rock carvings at Dønna (fallos), Dønna municipality
** Rock carvings in Central Norway

* Nord-Trøndelag:
** Rock carvings in Central Norway

* Oppland:
** Rock carvings at Drotten (hunting), Lillehammer municipality
** Rock carvings at Glemmestad (hunting), Østre Toten municipality
** Rock carvings at Eidefoss (hunting), Nord-Fron municipality
** Rock carvings at Møllerstufossen (hunting), Nordre Land municipality
** Rock carvings at Vang church (cups), Vang municipality

* Oslo:
** Rock carvings at Brannfjell (farming), Oslo
** Rock carvings at Blindern (farming), Oslo
** Rock carvings at Ekebergsletta (farming), Oslo
** Rock carvings at Fossumberget (farming), Oslo
** Rock carvings at Gaustad (farming), Oslo
** Rock carvings at Sjømannsskolen Ekeberg (hunting), Oslo
** Rock carvings at Skillebekk (shipping), Oslo

* Rogaland:

* Sogn og Fjordane:
** Rock carvings at Ausevik (hunting), Flora
** Rock carvings at Vingen (hunting), Bremanger

* Sør-Trøndelag:
** Rock carvings in Central Norway

* Telemark:

* Troms:
** Rock carvings at Tennes (hunting) in Balsfjord
** Rock carvings at Skavberg in Tromsø
** Rock carvings at Vik in Rolla in Ibestad
** Rock carvings at Kjeøy in Harstad
** Rock carvings at Åsli in Malangen in Balsfjord
** (Tromsø University Museum has some rocks removed from other sites in Troms and Finnmark)

* Vest-Agder:
** Rock carvings at Jærberget, Farsund
** Rock carvings at Grobstranda (hunting), Farsund
** Rock carvings at Forbergodden (hunting), Farsund
** Rock carvings at Gerdberget (farming), Farsund
** Rock carvings at Lista (various), Farsund

* Vestfold:
** Rock carvings at Haugen gård (farming), Sandefjord municipality
** Rock carvings at Virik school (farming)

* Østfold:
** Rock carvings at Hjelmungen (farming), Halden municipality
** Rock carvings at Alkerød(farming), Halden municipality
** Rock carvings at Bakkehaugen (shipping), Ingedal
** Rock carvings at Solberg (shipping), Sarpsborg municipality
** Rock carvings at Bossum farm (farming), Sarpsborg municipality
** Rock carvings at Busgård farm (farming), Sarpsborg municipality
** Rock carvings at Post-Hornes (farming), Sarpsborg municipality
** Rock carvings at Bø (farming), Sarpsborg municipality
** Rock carvings at Flatbeggårdene (farming), Sarpsborg
** Rock carvings at Bjørnstad (shiping), Sarpsborg
** Rock carvings at Østre Vik (farming), Skjeberg
** Rock carvings at Borgen (farming), Sarpsborg
** Rock carvings at Hafslund (farming), Sarpsborg
** Rock carvings at Begby (farming, shipping), Fredrikstad
** Rock carvings at Lilleborge (farming), Fredrikstad
** Rock carvings at Årum (farming), Sarpsborg
** Rock carvings at Skjelin (farming), Fredrikstad
** Rock carvings at Glomma (farming), Sarpsborg
** Rock carvings at Kalnes Landbruksskole (farming, shipping), Sarpsborg
** Rock carvings at Alvim (farming), Sarpsborg
** Rock carvings at Hauge (farming), Fredrikstad
** Rock carvings at Rå (farming), Fredrikstad
** Rock carvings at Evje (farming), Fredrikstad

ee also

*Pre-historic art
*Petroglyph
*History of Norway
*List of World Heritage Sites in Europe

External links

* [http://www.riksantikvaren.no/Norsk/Fagemner/Arkeologi/Bergkunst/ Rock art at Directorate for Cultural Heritage] — in Norwegian (there are also [http://www.riksantikvaren.no/english/ English pages] )


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