Kvarven Fort

Kvarven Fort was a mountain fort strategically located by the main shipping channel of the Byfjorden leading to Bergen, Norway. Kvarven Fort is situated in , close to .

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Bridge
The is a suspension bridge which crosses the Byfjorden between the municipalities of and in Vestland county, . is situated 1½ km west of Kvarven Fort. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Summit
is a mountain in the city of in Vestland county, . is situated 2½ km south of Kvarven Fort. Photo: Aqwis, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
is a mountain in the city of in Vestland county, . is situated 3½ km southeast of Kvarven Fort.

Church
is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Bergen Municipality in Vestland county, . is situated 2 km southeast of Kvarven Fort.

Localities in the Area

is an island in county, . Located directly north-west of , parts of the island functions as a suburb of the city. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is an urban settlement in the borough of in the municipality of in Vestland county, . is situated 4 km south of Kvarven Fort.

is the second largest city in and the most popular gateway to the fjords of West Norway. Photo: Gatm, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Kvarven Fort

Latitude
60.3963° or 60° 23' 46.5" north
Longitude
5.2412° or 5° 14' 28.4" east
Open­Street­Map ID
way 10892982
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Also Known As

  • Chinese: 克法芬炮台
  • Chinese: 克法芬炮臺
  • Norwegian: Kvarven fort
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kvarven/Gravdal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kvarven
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kvarven fort

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