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Hillstarönningen

Location
State:
Sweden
Region:
Gavle
County:
Gävleborg
Parish:
Forsa
Other references to the location
North of Joseberget west of Funstasjön in Forsa
Coordinates
lat=61.730011131705, lon=16.851533494005
61° 43' 48" N, 16° 51' 5" E
Description

Site of ritual deposition of metal (25 iron currency bars)

Narrative

The metal was deposited as a sacrifice to the gods to gain prosperity concerning crops, live stock and

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so on. You also deposited metal to thank nature and gods for the iron ore. The metal was often placed on a border between inland and outland.

Attraction
Mystical forest environment and an ancient holy site
Availability
75-100 meters 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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