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The labyrinth of Kuggörarna

Location
State:
Sweden
Region:
Gavle
County:
Gävleborg
Parish:
Rogsta
Other references to the location
The northwest part of the island Kuggören outside Hornslandet, Hudiksvall
Coordinates
lat=61.705115068528, lon=17.516082730781
61° 42' 18" N, 17° 30' 57" E
Description

Labyrinth, 13 meters in diameter and

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built with 10 rounds, and an oval stone circle

Narrative

Labyrinths were laid out by sailors, to catch the storm. They have different sorts of layouts. The entrance is facing different directions. Often there is a special elaborated feature in the middle. Around the Baltic Sea, they can be medieval, but can also be made later. The oldest labyrinths can be found by the Mediterranian sea and are from the Bronze Age.

Attraction
Ancient remains, a beautiful scenery and a historic well preserved fishing village
Availability
Car, then a 700 meter long walk
Infrastructure, management, facilities
Parking lot
Local info
County museum sign
Capacity
0 - 9
Publicity
Known
Legal Status
Legal Entities
Comments
Please respect the summer house sites near by.

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