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Ramsta,_Nærøy

Ramsta, Nærøy

The homestead of Ramsta (Old Norse: Hrafnista) on the island of Nærøy in Nord-Trøndelag, northern Norway, was the home of a family from which came several heroes in a group of legendary sagas called the Hrafnistumannasögur.

The island of Nærøy was of old a central meeting place not only for the people of Namdalen but also for people from neighbouring districts.

See also

  • Sölve, another legendary Norse hero from Nærøy.

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