Munkaþverá

Munkaþverá was a Benedictine monastery in , . It was established around 1155 and was abolished when the country became Protestant in 1550.

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is a small in , northern , which in 2016 had 260 inhabitants. is situated 3 km north of Munkaþverá. Photo: Bjarki Sigursveinsson, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Munkaþverá

Latitude
65.5452° or 65° 32' 42.6" north
Longitude
-18.082° or 18° 4' 55.3" west
Open Location Code
9CQ3GWW9+35
Elevation
70 metres (230 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 345392043
Geo­Names ID
2628126
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Also Known As

  • English: Munkaþverá (monastery)
  • Icelandic: Munkaþverá
  • Italian: Monastero di Munkaþverá
  • Spanish: Monasterio de Munkaþverá
  • Swedish: Munkaþverá
  • Munkathvera
  • Munkaþverárklaustur

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