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Järnäs

Location
State:
Sweden
Region:
Gavle
County:
Gävleborg
Parish:
Trönö
Other references to the location
Between Järnässjön och Norr-Järnässjön north of Tygsta in Trönö
Coordinates
lat=61.454169259268, lon=16.733771517695
61° 27' 15" N, 16° 44' 1" E
Description

Iron Age iron production site (rests of furnaces, coal pits, slag heaps and 302 Found

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Narrative

The Iron Age iron production was performed with a lot of rituals and was a large part of the cult. The furnace was thought of as a pregnant woman, and the iron makers performed several fertility rituals during the making process.

Attraction
Mystical forest environment and an ancient holy site
Availability
200 m walk from a small forest road
Infrastructure, management, facilities
No infrastructure on the site
Local info
No information on the spot
Capacity
41 and more
Publicity
Known
Legal Status
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