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  • STAVANGER, a seaport of Norway, capital of Stavanger amt (county), on the west coast in 59° N.
  • STAVANGER, a seaport of Norway, capital of Stavanger amt (county), on the west coast in 59° N.
  • Stavanger is the first port of call for northward-bound passenger steamers from Hull and Newcastle, and has regular services from all the Norwegian coast towns, from Hamburg, &c. A railway runs south along the wild and desolate coast of Jaederen, one of the few low and unprotected shores in Norway, the scene of many wrecks.
  • Stavanger commands a considerable tourist traffic. It is the starting-point of a favourite tour, embracing the fine valley of the Sand River, the great Lake Suldal and the Bratlandsdal.
  • Stavanger is the birthplace of Kjelland the novelist (1849).
 

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