Urriðafoss is a waterfall located in the river Þjórsá in southwest . The Fossafélagið Títan company was given permission in 1927 to build a power plant in Urriðafoss in connection with a railway to Reykjavík from the waterfall.

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is a Lutheran church in Flóahreppur, . is situated 8 km west of Urriðafoss. Photo: Jóna Þórunn, CC BY 3.0.


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